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First commissioned job. Small but exciting.

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Project by thechipcarver posted 06-03-2018 04:27 PM 682 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first commissioned job, twelve wine glass holders. I made them for a co-worker. Her daughter’s wedding was this weekend.

-- While teaching a class, a gentlemen once asked me: "When chip carving an intricate design, what do you do when you are almost finished and the wood breaks off?" I replied "Cover the kids ears."





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 06-03-2018 07:11 PM

Beautiful wine glass holders. A suggestion….put that last photo first so it is the one that appears with the project on the LJ project page. It will get a lot more attention.

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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oldrivers

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#2 posted 06-03-2018 08:49 PM

Very nice you did a Fine job.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#3 posted 06-04-2018 03:17 AM

Very nice work and congrats on first job

-- Joel, Poway

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#4 posted 06-04-2018 04:52 PM

So nice and easy making gift – you can’t miss with that!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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mikeacg

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#5 posted 06-05-2018 10:28 AM

Ambitious project for your first commissioned job! They turned out fantastic and I’m sure everyone in the wedding party was pleasantly surprised!!

-- Mike, A Yooper with a drawl, http://www.artcentergraphics.com

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