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Project by mysticcarver posted 1690 days ago 2040 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is carved from black cottonwood bark.Measures about 18”x3.5”x3” . I find that carving wood spirits is quicker to carve but more mentally challengeing.My mind stays so focused on the face(and making faces as I go too…my son thinks its funny to watch me) .This is actually my first sold piece ,after I started to carve.It was quite thrilling to see my pieces being appreciated!!!

-- J.Palmer,Texas,http://www.mysticcarvings.com





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kolwdwrkr

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#1 posted 1690 days ago

very nice

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 1690 days ago

Very cool looks great.

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matt garcia

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#3 posted 1690 days ago

Very cool indeed!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#4 posted 1690 days ago

Great carving. Welocme to LJ!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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gmerteng

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#5 posted 1690 days ago

Very nice , how long have you been carving for? Carving is something i always wanted to do but never did. Maybe i will give it a try now that i am retired.

-- Mert,Oshkosh WI,

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MsDebbieP

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#6 posted 1690 days ago

fantastic job!
congrats on the “sold” :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Moron

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#7 posted 1690 days ago

Love it !!!!

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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Dennis Zongker

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#8 posted 1690 days ago

Beautiful Carving! Welcome to Lumberjocks!!!

-- Dennis Zongker

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Chips

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#9 posted 1690 days ago

I kike it.

-- Make every day the best day of your life. Chips, Mississippi

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Dennisgrosen

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#10 posted 1690 days ago

I like that face a lot make me both smile and think at the same time

very well done

Dennis

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pat sherman

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#11 posted 1689 days ago

nice wood spirit. like the bark. and congrats on it beign sold.

-- pat,ohio...http://s5.photobucket.com/albums/y198/patshwigar/

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Karson

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#12 posted 1688 days ago

Great carvings. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Sanman

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#13 posted 974 days ago

True artwork, very nice, than-you for sharing.

-- I'll get it done when I get a-round-tuit.

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