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First attempt at carving

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Project by KimAccurso posted 01-28-2018 01:13 PM 471 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I tend to hoard even the smallest pieces of scrap around the shop and for some time have wanted to attempt to carve something small like this. I admit, I mostly used my Dremel but I did buy some inexpensive carving tools! This little project was fun. It’s just Padauk and Purpleheart – which I think blended nicely for this heart. Working on something little like this was actually quite therapeutic – the day was gone before I knew it! To finish it I put a coat of Danish Oil and then a couple coats of semi gloss poly. Now I’ve got other ideas in my head now for all the other little pieces I have hanging around :)

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection





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ClaudeF

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#1 posted 01-28-2018 07:58 PM

Nice work. I think the two colors go well together also.

Claude

-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaudesWoodcarving

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GR8HUNTER

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#2 posted 01-28-2018 11:37 PM

i love it …as i am too a hoarder of small peace’s….GREAT JOB :<))

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

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KimAccurso

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#3 posted 01-29-2018 12:25 PM



i love it …as i am too a hoarder of small peace s….GREAT JOB :<))

- GR8HUNTER

Thanks guys, I wore it out to dinner last night :)

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection

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