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Project by Jiri Parkman posted 1296 days ago 1571 views 11 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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-- Jiri





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clieb91

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#1 posted 1296 days ago

Jiri, Thanks for posting the process the picture. The final outcome is awesome looking.

Merry Christmas.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 1296 days ago

Jiri, I love carving but have only done it hear and there for maybe a month or so at a time. I’ve never been able to get very good at it because I’ve never been able to stick with it because of time constraints. However, I’m interested in it again so I’m going to give it another try. I’m a little old at 60 but I think that I will enjoy it and have a little more time now that I’m not working 6 or 7 days per week anymore. I appreciate you putting this up. I like your carving very much and would love to be able to do something that well. Congratulations on a job well done and for presenting it so nicely. I’m going to add it to my favorites.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Jiri Parkman

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#3 posted 1296 days ago

Chris, thanks for your comment.

Helluvawreck, you exaggerate so nicely. Thanks.

-- Jiri

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rayn

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#4 posted 1296 days ago

Very impressive and excellent workmanship….Merry Christmas

-- Ray,Iowa

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Jiri Parkman

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#5 posted 1296 days ago

Ray, thank you.

-- Jiri

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terrilynne

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#6 posted 1296 days ago

Jiri, Wonderful piece of art!
Merry Christmas!

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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dustygirl

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#7 posted 1296 days ago

Very nicely done.Merry Christmas.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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MichaelA

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#8 posted 1296 days ago

Jiri, what a wonderful way to start my day, a great cup of coffee and then I see your work of art
very well executed and full of meaning.Is that a “Butz knife? How do you like it?
Well Iam full of inspiration now and rearing to carve. Have a wonderful holiday.
Thanks for sharing your knowledge and skill.Beautiful piece of art.

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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Frizz

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#9 posted 1296 days ago

It’s always inspirational to see WIP pics. Truly a work of art. Congratulations.

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souichiro

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#10 posted 1296 days ago

Juri, I am in total and complete AWE. What a wonderful set, an heirloom to be sure. Thank you so much for the pictures of how you do this. I just started to carve, so seeing how someone as skilled as yourself does it is very helpful.

Thank you so much! Merry Christmas.

-- Dale, Oregon

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Dennisgrosen

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#11 posted 1296 days ago

niiiiiiiice job there Jiri :-)
thankĀ“s for sharing it and making a blog on how you aproched it

Merry Chrismas and Happy New-year

Dennis

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Mark Shymanski

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#12 posted 1295 days ago

A great series of photos. Thanks for posting this. Merry Christmas to you and your family as well!!!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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ND2ELK

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#13 posted 1295 days ago

Excellent blog. Very informative. Beautiful piece. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Jiri Parkman

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#14 posted 1295 days ago

Hi terrilynne, dustygirl, MichaelA, Frizz, souichiro, Dennisgrosen, Mark Shymanski, ND2ELK thank you very much for your comments, friendly words and sweet exaggeration.

-- Jiri

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revieck

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#15 posted 1295 days ago

Now that is a Nativity Sene! Thanks for posting the process of carving… Was that basswood? Looked like it to me… Well done.

-- Some minds are like concrete - thoroughly mixed up and permanently set.

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