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Project by wizzardofwood posted 1488 days ago 2316 views 1 time favorited 45 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a set of doors I did out of solid black walnut each piece was 3’6” by 6’8”
the pieces were hand carved without the use of any power tools and hand burnished the color you see is the natural wood ..the tree was guessed to be over 325 yrs old , had major character was hand oiled with danish oil and let to dry they are now know as the Calder Doors because they won the Internationale Carving best in show in Florence Italy my proudest piece
hope you enjoy them they are of a group of monks at the great wall celebrating spring

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





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Jordan

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#1 posted 1488 days ago

Amaaaaaazing! But I’d say that pretty well sums up all of your projects.

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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TZH

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#2 posted 1488 days ago

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You are like the Michelangelo of wood carving. Simply incredible!!!!!!!!!!!!

TZH

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CharlieM1958

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#3 posted 1488 days ago

Beautiful..fantastic…..amazing… I’m running out of adjectives!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Bearpie

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#4 posted 1488 days ago

I surely agree that your works are amazing! Viewing your works leaves me in awe and wanting to see more.

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Edward83

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#5 posted 1488 days ago

Brilliant! what can I say that hasn’t already been said, but brilliant!

-- Praise God in all things, especially the bad things because they make the best learning experiences.

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wizzardofwood

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#6 posted 1488 days ago

want to thank all of you for the kind words and let you know that all of your works also inspire me to create bigger better pieces .you all have my word Ill give you my best ….........
Jim

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

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Broglea

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#7 posted 1488 days ago

YEAH…......NOW LOOK AT THAT!!!!!!!!!!

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John Millikin

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#8 posted 1488 days ago

I’m glad I’m not a wood carver!

-- Jack

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cwdance1

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#9 posted 1488 days ago

Very impressive!!!

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SteveW

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#10 posted 1488 days ago

I am so inspired by fantastic carving like that…thanks for showing your amazing talent

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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#11 posted 1488 days ago

impressive
and congrat´s with the prize , well deserved

Dennis

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MedicKen

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#12 posted 1488 days ago

Whoa!!

-- My job is to give my kids things to discuss with their therapist....medic20447@gmail.com

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Dan'um Style

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#13 posted 1488 days ago

you’ve got some skills and allot of patience … very nice work Bud

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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Paul2274

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#14 posted 1488 days ago

Amazing! A talent from God.

Paul

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a1Jim

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#15 posted 1488 days ago

So very impessive great work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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