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LET'S GO DANCIN' !!!! Off cut from Cedar Hydro Post!

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Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN posted 01-10-2018 11:28 PM 1664 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My sister commissioned me to do a doggy style shoe for her Grand-daughter’s upcoming birthday. So to get 2018 started, I had some left-over cedar hydro-post and since it was for a girl, I concocted this weird dancing’ shoe. The piece of wood was short on mass so I cut the blank so that the dog was snoopin’! You just gotta have something to talk about and since this boot is going to Denver, CO, my sister will be rattlin’ her tongue with all her friends.
Needed some stability so I mounted the shoe on a base, a piece of Arariba wood.
Finished the dog with some rust metallic spray paint and a clear lacquer on the base!
‘A woooo, wooo, woooo, wooo. I think that’s how a dog howls! Enjoy!

HAPPY NEW YEAR to all!
The, BOOTMAN!

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.





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Druid

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#1 posted 01-10-2018 11:53 PM

I’m waiting to hear how she likes it. Makes me think of Hush Puppies brand shoes. ;)

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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htl

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#2 posted 01-11-2018 12:07 AM

Some of the stuff you come up with, got to love it!!!

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ralbuck

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#3 posted 01-11-2018 12:46 AM

Just hate to admit that I do like it! Although; I think it is sniffin’ shoe!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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GR8HUNTER

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#4 posted 01-11-2018 01:18 AM

a new meaning to hush puppies LMAO GREAT JOB :<))

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

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#5 posted 01-11-2018 06:02 AM

Totally radical, Really had to stretch your imagination on this one. Looks totally different from any one you have did before. Very nice.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#6 posted 01-11-2018 10:25 AM

YEP, That’s a Hush Puppy so not a good dance, but very playful!!

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#7 posted 01-11-2018 09:59 PM

Roman, you are a very creative fellow and do fine work. This is another beauty.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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