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Project by Sonny posted 04-15-2010 07:03 AM 4195 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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Tom Goodman

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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. woodworkertom@gmail.com

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ackychris

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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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Vince

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

Very cool

-- Vince

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mobilepaul

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

Sonny,

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

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kolwdwrkr

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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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Rick

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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!

Rick

-- How long is a Minute? That depends on which side of the Bathroom Door You're On!

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Ken90712

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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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TJ65

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

thats very cool!

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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lovinmrv

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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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Bradford

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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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Viking

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

Sonny;

Your carving and photography are both outstanding.

Keep it up!

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

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Toolz

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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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jockmike2

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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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OutPutter

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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

Best,

-- Jim

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RexMcKinnon

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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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