Wood tools used for Antler carving

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Project by 3DBMe posted 1394 days ago 2494 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This isn’t truly woodworking but I did use the same tool set for these knife handles as for my wood carvings. I have a customer that is a flintknapper that specializes in replicating stone tools made by Native Americans, prehistoric Europeans creating lithic art and needed some 20 Elk and Deer antler handles for his blades. Here are just a few of my carvings with an example of Don’s finished product and you can see Don Sutton’s work at


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#1 posted 1394 days ago

Those are some finely crafted knife handles.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#2 posted 1394 days ago

I like it! Cool stuff. Great details for custom knives and handles for other things.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#3 posted 1394 days ago

Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 1394 days ago

Those are really nice.

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#5 posted 1393 days ago

Thanks guys.

Norm… Are you refering to your ID photo??? Those are really nice.


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