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Project by Patrick Burns posted 02-18-2017 01:21 PM 621 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Recently got my first bear request. It’s all one piece solid white oak. Super happy with end results. It’s nearly 6 1/2 ft tall.

Roughed it out with chainsaw, then pretty much chisels and sanding for face.

(Sorry if pictures are sideways)

-- Pat B





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majuvla

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#1 posted 02-18-2017 02:44 PM

Fascinating sculptures.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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GR8HUNTER

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#2 posted 02-18-2017 02:56 PM

send pics to grizzly …... maybe they will let you do 1 for showroom ….in exchange for tools of course …......LOL …...... GREAT JOB :<))

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

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#3 posted 02-18-2017 05:10 PM

Well done—-

Way past what most of us can even think about trying.

There is a fair amount of chainsaw carvers around here; but, most are not nearly that good!

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Patrick Burns

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#4 posted 02-18-2017 11:24 PM

Thank you all very much.

-- Pat B

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#5 posted 02-19-2017 01:20 PM

very cool.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#6 posted 02-19-2017 02:30 PM

Very cool! I like how you use the 2 colors to differentiate between side view and front/rear view. I can pretty much visualize the bear in the log that way.

Great job.
PS… What is “2 PIPES”?

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Patrick Burns

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#7 posted 02-19-2017 05:37 PM

Thanks, “2pipes” relates to the costumers last name pipes, (two pipes) husbsnd/wife.

-- Pat B

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