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In each house in our cantry used to be a statue or picture of Saint Florian – the protector against fire. In our house was none so I carved one. But I gave Him to somebody and have to carve onother one. Basswood.Happy New Year!
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#1 posted 12-31-2007 11:59 AM
You guys who can carve really impress me. Maybe I’ll try it some day.
#2 posted 12-31-2007 12:59 PM
Try it today. It’s not so difficult.
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#3 posted 12-31-2007 01:21 PM
ha.. “not so difficult”... I’m not believing that!! This is wonderful.
-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)
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#4 posted 12-31-2007 02:05 PM
Good job Jiri, I hope they protect as they should. mike
-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -
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#5 posted 12-31-2007 02:45 PM
Beautiful carving. I’m with rikkor carving is impressive. And for those of us who lack fine dexterity, it is so difficult, which makes it even more impressive.
-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com
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#6 posted 12-31-2007 04:43 PM
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#7 posted 12-31-2007 05:33 PM
Super cool wish I had your ability to carve.
-- Only the Shadow knows....................
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#8 posted 12-31-2007 06:16 PM
Yes, like Russel said. Very nice.
-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info
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#9 posted 12-31-2007 06:37 PM
Very impressive carving. Next time make two and keep the best one for yourself.
Or even better give away the best one.
-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia firstname.lastname@example.org †
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#10 posted 12-31-2007 09:16 PM
Patron Saint of firefighters….Wish I had the carving ability you do- or any Very nice work
-- CaptnA - "When someone hurts you, write it in the sand so the winds of forgiveness will scatter the memory... "
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#11 posted 12-31-2007 11:54 PM
Very nice and I love the idea “Patron Saint of firefighters….” although, while my Dad (a fighter fighter) always prayed there would not be another fire (for obvious reasons) sure seemed to love a BIG fire.
Happy New Year to you all
-- "so much to learn and so little time"..
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#12 posted 01-01-2008 10:28 AM
Great looking carving. Your carving reminds me that I haven’t seen any work by Dick Cain in quite awhile – Dick you still carving???
-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/
#13 posted 01-02-2008 11:30 AM
Thanks for your words, it realy helps me.
Dick, & Barb Cain
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#14 posted 01-22-2008 02:36 PM
Beautiful piece, I’m sure your friends appreciate it.
What size is it?
-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1
#15 posted 01-23-2008 11:12 AM
Thanks Dick, the sculpture is 35 cm tall.
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