Russian girl Dushechka

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Project by Oleg Smirnov posted 1234 days ago 4818 views 13 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

11 sm. maple

-- Woodcarving is my lifestyle

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#1 posted 1234 days ago

really impressive and smooth curves. Almost looks like lime stone.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#2 posted 1234 days ago

Very very nice ! Got her phone #?

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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#3 posted 1234 days ago

Well done, very smooth

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 1234 days ago

Beautiful. Very nice work.

-- Measure twice, cut once, bang into place

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#5 posted 1234 days ago

smooth! I can hear “Whole Lotta Rosie” by AC/DC in my head right now.

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David LaBolle

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#6 posted 1233 days ago

You sure that’s not an American Girl?

-- When we build, let us think that we build forever. Let it not be for present delight nor for present use alone. Let it be such work as our descendants will thank us for

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#7 posted 1233 days ago

how did you get no grain showing. its a wonderful carving nice job.


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#8 posted 1233 days ago

Замечательная работа! Об’ект верной красоты!

-- Wood butcher with 60 years of experience

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#9 posted 1233 days ago

That’s really cool! welcome to LJ’s

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Oleg Smirnov

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#10 posted 1233 days ago

Many thanks for warm words, friends!

This tree in Russia is called an American maple (Acer negundo). The tree has very white and thin, fibrous wood

Therefore it is possible to tell that the Dushechka (Sweetheart) the girl international!

-- Woodcarving is my lifestyle

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#11 posted 1233 days ago

I think you’ve been influenced by the works of Peter Paul Reubens. Very nice work indeed! Give her a hug for me.

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#12 posted 1233 days ago

Kinda looks like my neighbour :-)

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Rick Dennington

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#13 posted 1233 days ago

If you snuggled up with her in the winter, you would stay plenty warm…...thanks for sharing this stunning beauty with us…..and nice wood, too.!!!!

-- " I started with nothing, and I've still got most of it left".......

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Rick Dennington

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#14 posted 1233 days ago

John, now that you mentioned it, it looks more like my mother-in- law….. Where’s the beef? !!!!

-- " I started with nothing, and I've still got most of it left".......

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#15 posted 1233 days ago

nice warm girl to have in the winthertime …. LOL

you are deffently a great carver
thank´s for sharing her :-)


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