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Project by Steve Esterby posted 11-25-2010 08:06 PM 1203 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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There is a restaraunt in Juneau,Alaska called “twisted fish”. It got me thinking,so this is my version.Carved from red cedar driftwood.Clear satin poly finish.This is designed as a wall hanging.

-- steve...e-mail-themantelshop@hotmail.com........remember,the best teacher is repetition.





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#1 posted 11-25-2010 08:32 PM

You’ve captured the spirit of the fish very well! This is beautiful

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#2 posted 11-25-2010 08:33 PM

Very nicely done. Spectacular!

-- Clarence

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#3 posted 11-25-2010 09:00 PM

Very nice! Great job. Thanks for sharing.

-- Glen - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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#4 posted 11-25-2010 09:11 PM

That is great.
Salmon going up stream is a wonderful subject.
Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#5 posted 11-26-2010 12:05 AM

Very nice, they may want it? :-)

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#6 posted 11-26-2010 01:18 AM

this is beautiful … fantastic job.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#7 posted 11-26-2010 01:44 AM

Great looking carving. Beautifully done. Thanks fof posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 11-26-2010 04:01 AM

Spectacular job Steve! Would hang that on my wall anytime…

-- Darrell B.

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#9 posted 11-26-2010 06:23 AM

Beautiful. I especially like the deep-cut, rough patterned background. I’d have gone for swirly water pattern, and yours is so much better. Very nice.

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#10 posted 11-26-2010 08:45 PM

Very nice carving!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#11 posted 11-27-2010 01:32 PM

Beautiful carving, Steve. It looks to be about 3’ to 4’ (about 1-1.2 meter) in length… is that so, or is it larger?

I certainly can see it as a wonderful wall hanging. Thanks for posting it.

-- Rick, south Sweden

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#12 posted 11-27-2010 05:07 PM

Thank’s for the nice words. This carving is a little over 4’ tall

-- steve...e-mail-themantelshop@hotmail.com........remember,the best teacher is repetition.

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