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Project by Sonny posted 04-15-2010 07:03 AM 4733 views 16 times favorited 35 comments Add to Favorites Watch

my first hand carved with chisels
it was inspired by nature

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#1 posted 04-15-2010 07:13 AM

Fantastic work….Job well done.

-- - " If you want square work, You don't cut corners. " - -- Tom Goodman, Santa Maria, CA.

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#2 posted 04-15-2010 07:21 AM

Wow, that’s stunning. Well done!

-- I hate finishing. I never manage to quit while I'm ahead. --Chris

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#3 posted 04-15-2010 07:48 AM

Very cool

-- Vince

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#4 posted 04-15-2010 07:55 AM


That is very nice work, indeed. It’s hard to believe that is your first carving project.

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#5 posted 04-15-2010 08:00 AM

Beautiful! I like this piece a lot

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#6 posted 04-15-2010 09:00 AM

WOW!! Do I need to say that you should do some more Carving???

BEAUTIFUL PIECE Sonny! I look forward to seeing More!


-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#7 posted 04-15-2010 11:01 AM

Well done …...

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#8 posted 04-15-2010 11:11 AM

thats very cool!

-- Theresa,

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#9 posted 04-15-2010 12:57 PM

Geeze, Sonny…you like easing into things I take it…
Stunning work. An inspiration.

-- Life is a sales job.

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#10 posted 04-15-2010 01:33 PM

Nice work. I like that you used angled lighting to accentuate the carving. We would like to see the rest of the table too.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#11 posted 04-15-2010 01:51 PM


Your carving and photography are both outstanding.

Keep it up!

-- Rick Gustafson - Lost Creek Ranch - Colorado County, Texas

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#12 posted 04-15-2010 02:03 PM

Very Nice.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#13 posted 04-15-2010 02:47 PM

The skull exrays are a bit unnerving above the one photo, but the carvings are excellent. Masterful even.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#14 posted 04-15-2010 03:03 PM

I like the carving and the lighting in the photos. It really makes it look haunting. I happened to look at your previous projects and noticed that you posted this 143 days ago as an in progress project but labeled it “Hall Table”. That’s the only way I could tell it was a hall table though. At first I thought it might be a headboard or something. lol


-- Jim

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#15 posted 04-15-2010 04:18 PM

Beautiful, must have been hard to keep it symetrical.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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