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Project by Phil32 posted 09-05-2018 12:20 AM 377 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here is another famous Escher graphic design converted to relief carving. This impossible structure with a waterfall was a lithograph he did in 1961. If you trace the water flow down the twisting brick channel, it mysteriously ends up at the top of the waterfall. This 16” x 20” basswood carving was completed in 2008. (Wow, 10 years ago!)

-- Phil Allin - Ventura, CA





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Hawaiilad

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#1 posted 09-05-2018 04:27 AM

Beautiful in so many ways. Wonderful wood work

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#2 posted 09-05-2018 11:23 AM

Just awesome…mind blowing!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 09-05-2018 01:43 PM

Wow. Very nice work on that one. It is one of my favorites.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#4 posted 09-05-2018 07:22 PM

Great work, Phil!

Claude

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

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#5 posted 09-06-2018 04:35 AM

That’s one of the pieces I mentioned before, beautiful and wonderful, thanks for another of Escher’s works!
You must have some of Escher’s DNA in you.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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