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Pallet Skid Boot - FLOWER CHILD!

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Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN posted 02-29-2016 05:22 PM 506 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In my pile of found wood I came across this weather worn pallet skid. Dimensions of the skid 3 1/2 inches thick and 2 1/2 inches wide, not much room for a larger sized boot, plus one side was under some decay. The wood was a hardwood and has some nice grain and colour features.
When the boot was carved, several cracks were exposed and that had to be taken care of. Out came my pyrography tool and the flower child was the result!
Enjoy!
Roman – the Bootman!

-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 02-29-2016 05:44 PM

I do admire and like your work.

The wood-burning is fantastic.
As I do a little of it too, I know the difficulty of it!

GREAT JOB!

-- just rjR

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Sam Shakouri

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#2 posted 02-29-2016 07:39 PM

This one is very nice, but, I’m waiting for a pair of wooden sandal from you.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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peteg

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#3 posted 02-29-2016 08:03 PM

Excellent Roman, love this series of artwork
cheers
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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shipwright

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#4 posted 03-01-2016 01:43 AM

Nice Roman. I had a pair of those in ‘67…..... no really. :-)

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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majuvla

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#5 posted 03-01-2016 07:02 PM

Beautiful decorations, the shoe is nice too. Almoust like made of leather.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 03-02-2016 02:59 AM

Very nice job,

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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Roger

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#7 posted 03-08-2016 10:59 PM

You are definitely thee boot man

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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