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Project by KnotCurser posted 12-31-2010 01:16 AM 1652 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

While I had a very small amount of idle time last week, I tried to keep my Scrolling “Chops” tuned by doing a bunch of smaller projects – most of which I gave out as Holiday gifts.

Pic 2 – Closeup of my scrolled Reindeer – he is WAY cute and was given to my Mother-in-Law.
Pic 3 – The group of ornaments and Reindeer – one Reindeer in Cherry and the other Walnut
Pic 4 – Closeup of some 3-D Ornaments done with Steve Good’s plans he posted a couple of weeks ago. From top to bottom – Walnut, Cherry, Cherry & Walnut. I gave one to my Wife’s Family, My Mom & Dad, my Sister’s Family and my Brother’s Family. These were a big hit all around – thanks Steve!

The last two pics show my version of an M.C. Escher WoodBlock called “White Cat”. It’s on 1/8” thick Solid Cherry and measures just around 4 inches square. As usual I soaked it in lemon oil and attached it to a thick felt background. I gave this to no one – I’m holding on to it for now. :-)


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#1 posted 12-31-2010 12:24 PM

You sure have been busy.

The Reindeer are great

-- 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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#2 posted 12-31-2010 01:38 PM

These are nice. It looks like a good way to spend idle time.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#3 posted 12-31-2010 04:59 PM

Good work. My favorite is the cat.

-- If I had only known, I would have been a locksmith. - Albert Einstein

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#4 posted 01-01-2011 10:37 PM

oh wow .. those ornaments!!
fantastic job

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#5 posted 06-09-2011 01:14 AM

I LOVE this cat my friend!! Beautiful work!

-- António Guerreiro

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