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Project by Dutchy posted 08-28-2016 11:47 AM 806 views 0 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another chip carving project I made in my vacation. Last week I glued the pieces together and treated it with a lacquer spray. Gluing it together wasn’t that easy for me. The vase and butterfly model I used was out of a book. The wood is basswood (Tilia)

Thanks for watching.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?





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#1 posted 08-28-2016 11:52 AM

Wow. That is really beautiful. How long does it take you to complete a project like this?

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#2 posted 08-28-2016 11:53 AM

Dutchy, That tray is extraordinarily beautiful sir…the amazing fine detailed craving is magnificent….

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#3 posted 08-28-2016 11:53 AM

That is art dutchy,just beautiful

-- bambi

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#4 posted 08-28-2016 12:25 PM

Great work dutchy!!!

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#5 posted 08-28-2016 01:50 PM

Beautiful

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#6 posted 08-28-2016 02:10 PM

You are true artist in carving. Amaizing tray!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 08-28-2016 02:14 PM

WOW …............simply see a lot of hard work and talent there…....GREAT JOB

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#8 posted 08-28-2016 02:56 PM

That is very beautiful!
Love the chip carving the way you laid it out on the tray bottom and nicely bordered with the design on the sides .
Your carving skills are very precise you certainly have a talent for this .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#9 posted 08-28-2016 03:27 PM

WE stand in awe of the artistry nd excellent woodworking too.

-- just rjR

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#10 posted 08-28-2016 03:49 PM

Flat out amazing!

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#11 posted 08-28-2016 04:28 PM

That is, like all above said, beautiful.
I assume that you carved it after assembly, is that correct?
If that’s the case, are you not worried about a carving mistake?

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#12 posted 08-28-2016 05:12 PM

Well done Dutchy!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#13 posted 08-28-2016 05:13 PM

Outstanding project!!!
Love the old timey look to it.
A very simple wood project but the carving really adds the WOW!!! to it.

OOO!!! Duchy how about a simple carving how to, no pressure just asking?

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#14 posted 08-28-2016 05:25 PM

Wow, that’s beautiful Dutchy !

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#15 posted 08-28-2016 06:49 PM

Dutchy, this tray is a real beauty.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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