LumberJocks

koa bible no.4

  • Advertise with us
Project by damon posted 1588 days ago 2581 views 12 times favorited 38 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My fourth take on bible carved from a solid piece of koa wood. Dimensions are aprox 22”x14”x3”. I felled and milled this tree from a neighbor’s ranch. The detail is hand-carved, and the pyrography done with a Nibsburner 1315 Woodburning System. The finish is hand sanded to 1500g and sealed with oil and wax.

-- Damon, Right Angle Construction





38 comments so far

View dmoore's profile

dmoore

177 posts in 1913 days


#1 posted 1588 days ago

This is terrific work

-- Duane, Ohio

View blockhead's profile

blockhead

1450 posts in 1907 days


#2 posted 1588 days ago

Absolutely gorgeous work!

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

View shopdog's profile

shopdog

552 posts in 2084 days


#3 posted 1588 days ago

View spanky46's profile

spanky46

977 posts in 1989 days


#4 posted 1588 days ago

Beautiful!!!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

View Tony's profile

Tony

978 posts in 2629 days


#5 posted 1588 days ago

Fantastic & Beautiful

-- Tony - All things are possible, just some things are more difficult than others! - SKYPE: Heron2005 (http://www.poydatjatuolit.fi)

View toyguy's profile

toyguy

1358 posts in 2436 days


#6 posted 1588 days ago

Nice work….......

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

View deon's profile

deon

2155 posts in 1624 days


#7 posted 1588 days ago

Fine work

-- Dreaming patterns

View ND2ELK's profile

ND2ELK

13495 posts in 2373 days


#8 posted 1588 days ago

Beautiful piece. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tomc

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

View bigike's profile

bigike

4031 posts in 1887 days


#9 posted 1588 days ago

very god work! ;) i love these i wish i could make one for my grandma she would love it i would try and set it on a nice acrylic pedistol for her. nice work

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

View pashley's profile

pashley

1013 posts in 2316 days


#10 posted 1588 days ago

That’s really nice – really does look like a book, and the world’s bestseller at that!

-- Have a blessed day! http://newmissionworkshop.com

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

111999 posts in 2176 days


#11 posted 1588 days ago

wonderful

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View hjt's profile

hjt

773 posts in 1737 days


#12 posted 1588 days ago

That’s beautiful. God has blessed you with incredible vision and talent

-- Harold

View Rustic's profile

Rustic

3127 posts in 2195 days


#13 posted 1588 days ago

Double WOW!!

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

View Bricofleur's profile

Bricofleur

1116 posts in 1792 days


#14 posted 1588 days ago

Stunning! You got THE patience, THE talent, THE skills. You are quite imaginative too. Congrats! This is really a “Piece of art”.

Best,

Serge

http://www.atelierdubricoleur.spaces.live.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

View mysticcarver's profile

mysticcarver

52 posts in 1665 days


#15 posted 1588 days ago

absolutely well done! Great attention to detail!

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

showing 1 through 15 of 38 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase