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Woodcarving of gunstock , walnut

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Project by Adamas posted 01-18-2010 05:28 AM 2378 views 4 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The stock is now called the herd, was made by hand and fine blade.
No further pigmented but only coated protective Balsin .
Images are unfortunately in a small resolution

-- Ivan Ilic





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 01-18-2010 05:42 AM

Beautiful work.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 01-18-2010 05:43 AM

Fantastic carving very well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Adamas

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#3 posted 01-18-2010 05:47 AM

Thank you , very much ,
This piece of wood was very old and dry, quite difficult for carving

-- Ivan Ilic

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#4 posted 01-18-2010 06:00 AM

Wow! Gorgeous work!

You have quite the talent there!

Thanks for sharing.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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kolwdwrkr

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#5 posted 01-18-2010 06:04 AM

awesome work

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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Jimthecarver

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#6 posted 01-18-2010 06:16 AM

I love it!
This inspires me to try this type of carving.
Great job.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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woodchic

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#7 posted 01-18-2010 07:48 AM

I love this…........very nice!

AKA…..............Woodchic

-- Robin Renee'

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Adamas

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#8 posted 01-18-2010 07:50 AM

I don’t know for else , but for me inspiration is second step , the first is the wish .

-- Ivan Ilic

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Adamas

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#9 posted 01-18-2010 07:55 AM

Thanks everyone , you are great

-- Ivan Ilic

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HalDougherty

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#10 posted 01-18-2010 02:51 PM

Good work!

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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L-H Johnsen

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#11 posted 01-18-2010 03:05 PM

Beautiful! Have you taken any special course to be able to make such stocks?

-- L-H Johnsen,Sweden

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Adamas

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#12 posted 01-18-2010 03:36 PM

Thanks for compliments , I am also goldsmith and engineer of wood processing
My high school was , in Serbia , Artistic Gimnazium ( High School ) for 4 years and after that Faculty of Forestry , section of wood processing also 4 years , in Belgrade .

-- Ivan Ilic

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#13 posted 01-18-2010 06:32 PM

wow, very nice carvings… lots of patience…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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Chilly

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#14 posted 01-18-2010 06:36 PM

I really dig the carving on the main grip. That must feel really great in the hand. All the texture wouldn’t just be for beauty. It would feel very alive. Beautiful.

-- can't talk, woodworking -- p1g furniture design

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Adamas

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#15 posted 01-18-2010 09:21 PM

Thanks Chilly , it is nice feeling in hands ,
Yes, just so much patience , thanks WWWW

-- Ivan Ilic

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