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The sculpture side of me happens at night. (If I’m not too wasted from sawmilling!) No distractions… good music…some java…you get the idea. This piece was shaped from a block of African mahogany. It stands about 500mm high. Finish is Danish Oil and wax.

Thanks for the eyeball!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."





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wizzardofwood

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#1 posted 1485 days ago

nice movement great look

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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isetegija

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#2 posted 1485 days ago

Smooth free-form sculpture, nicely done.
Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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mafe

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#3 posted 1485 days ago

Hi,
This is really beautiful, I can see and feel the music and the Java.
I’m deeply impressed.
Thanks for sharing my friend.
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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Cher

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#4 posted 1485 days ago

Div, you are amazing. The sculpture is beautiful.

If music be the food of love, play on.

Thanks for sharing Div.

-- When you know better you do better.

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Div

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#5 posted 1485 days ago

Thanks for the kind words, wizzard and isetegija and mads and cher. Yes, the music, that’s the thing! No music, no woodwork, no nothing!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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PG_Zac

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#6 posted 1485 days ago

Div – I have to ask what music you find best for your creative times? Music is very emotive and a powerful influencer.

For me it’s ERA, Nightwish, Enya, Cafe del Mar, Gregorian, Reggae, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Adam Ant, Jethro Tull, Johnny Clegg, Adiemus, and a variety of Celtic music depending on the the mood I wish to enter. There are tons of other musicians and types that I love working to, but these are my most frequent choices

Oh yes – Beautiful work by the way.

-- I may be schizophrenic, but at least I have each other.

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whitedog

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#7 posted 1485 days ago

beautiful piece

-- Paul , Calfornia

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pommy

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#8 posted 1485 days ago

If music be the food of love, play on.

Cher i dont think it was the Music huni

Div thats sweet boet like a lot ( GOD BLESS THE GREEN ) ;)

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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mcoyfrog

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#9 posted 1485 days ago

Very elegant luv it

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Dennisgrosen

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#10 posted 1485 days ago

One more Div
and you can sing like Meat Loaf
two out of three ain´t bad

Impressive work Div
thank´s for sharing it

Dennis

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Sam Shakouri

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#11 posted 1485 days ago

Div, let me title it for you “THE SOUND OF MUSIC”

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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jockmike2

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#12 posted 1485 days ago

My prof in college told us, “a sculpture that makes you want to reach out and touch it, is what sculpture is”. This definately wants to be touched. I love your music. I saw Jethro Tull way back in the late 60’s, yea, great music. I love this form, very effeminate. Thank you for sharing.

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

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Cozmo35

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#13 posted 1485 days ago

Div, This is a very artistic piece! Great execution!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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charlie48

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#14 posted 1485 days ago

WOW !! what a beautiful flowing piece.I love it.

-- Charlie............Only time will tell if it was time well spent.

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Bearpie

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#15 posted 1485 days ago

Looks like music symbols sort of, Go to the head of the class. Very lovely, elegant piece!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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