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Project by branch posted 09-22-2010 11:38 PM 1005 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi here is two pieces of bog oak that i dug up about a year ago and left them to dry then about a month ago i cleaned them up and worked with what was all ready there the first peace is called tortured soul s and the other one is called a bit of a boar the bog oak is thousands of years old and it is as hard as iron the are finished with linseed oil 6 coats all comments welcome
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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 09-23-2010 12:47 AM

Beautiful!

It’s just like picking out figures in the clouds.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Grant Libramento

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#2 posted 09-23-2010 03:20 AM

I’m unfamiliar with bog oak. It looks like a fantastic material. The intense black color can be used to great advantage. I think you are luckyot have it available.

-- Grant, Tryon, NC

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Jiri Parkman

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#3 posted 09-23-2010 09:13 AM

Nice thing that bog oak. :-)

-- Jiri

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