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Project by ak25 posted 1757 days ago 3041 views 27 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

lizard carving is deeper in 3 places and can be used as a handles

-- aleksandrs kovalenko, ak25, wyrik





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Rob W

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#1 posted 1757 days ago

very cool!

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com

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sidestepmcgee

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#2 posted 1757 days ago

I like,I bet this was fun to make.guns and lizards ,very creative.

-- eric post, tallahassee FL

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michael123456

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#3 posted 1757 days ago

nice desk says my studdyhall

-- studebaker lark

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shopmania

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#4 posted 1757 days ago

Very unique design! Where did you get the idea?

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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ak25

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#5 posted 1757 days ago

idea came from lizard tattoo design and everything else is just lots of sketching , model making and good advices.

-- aleksandrs kovalenko, ak25, wyrik

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dustynewt

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#6 posted 1757 days ago

Beautiful design and execution. Very original work. Thanks for posting.

-- Peace in Wood ~ http://dustynewt.com/

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Loucarb

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#7 posted 1757 days ago

You have some very original designs. Well done.

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kolwdwrkr

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#8 posted 1757 days ago

very nice. It’s good to see something different

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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woodworm

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#9 posted 1757 days ago

Unique design. Great imaginations!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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bake

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#10 posted 1757 days ago

really cool!

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.

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Splinterman

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#11 posted 1757 days ago

Hey Ak25,
Looks like a David Savage inspired piece…...well done.

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DaytonB

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#12 posted 1757 days ago

Exceptional design and carving!! But why create such a stunning piece and use those cheep drawer slides and metal clips? I would challenge you on your next go around do dovetails or some decorative joint and to either drop the metal slides all together or use under mounted full extension slides that do not distract from the overall design and beauty of your piece. As for the metal clips, you could use a sliding dovetail joint on the cabinet with matching pins on the “guns”. these modifications would take a little more time but I believe would move this piece from very good to exceptional, from an awesome office desk to museum/gallery level and could add thousands to the price tag.

I hope you take my comments as only constructive criticism. I don’t usually comment on anything I’m not very impressed by. You have a lot of talent so keep it up

take care

dayton

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ak25

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#13 posted 1757 days ago

It is very good comment.. This desk was a project for my university and at the end of the year I didn’t have time to think about details and extra money for a good drawer runners… but I’ll definitely modify this desk now when I have time.

-- aleksandrs kovalenko, ak25, wyrik

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RexMcKinnon

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#14 posted 1757 days ago

Beautiful

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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FRB

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#15 posted 1756 days ago

Wonderfull to see someone thinking outside the square.

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