LumberJocks

Russian girl Dushechka

  • Advertise with us
Project by Oleg Smirnov posted 1274 days ago 4882 views 13 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

11 sm. maple

-- Woodcarving is my lifestyle





31 comments so far

View Spoontaneous's profile

Spoontaneous

1311 posts in 1967 days


#1 posted 1274 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)

View Greg..the Cajun  Box Sculptor's profile

Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

5032 posts in 1945 days


#2 posted 1274 days ago

Very very nice ! Got her phone #?

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

14878 posts in 1825 days


#3 posted 1274 days ago

Well done, very smooth

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

View SteveE's profile

SteveE

56 posts in 2146 days


#4 posted 1274 days ago

Beautiful. Very nice work.

-- Measure twice, cut once, bang into place

View Millo's profile

Millo

543 posts in 1686 days


#5 posted 1274 days ago

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

View David LaBolle's profile

David LaBolle

199 posts in 1308 days


#6 posted 1274 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

View paplou's profile

paplou

324 posts in 1981 days


#7 posted 1274 days ago

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

-- PAPLOU

View hfrankjr's profile

hfrankjr

3 posts in 1321 days


#8 posted 1274 days ago

Замечательная работа! Об’ект верной красоты!

-- Wood butcher with 60 years of experience

View B13's profile

B13

463 posts in 1330 days


#9 posted 1274 days ago

That’s really cool! welcome to LJ’s

View Oleg Smirnov's profile

Oleg Smirnov

41 posts in 1275 days


#10 posted 1274 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

View BigTiny's profile

BigTiny

1664 posts in 1525 days


#11 posted 1274 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!

View john's profile

john

2293 posts in 3018 days


#12 posted 1274 days ago

Kinda looks like my neighbour :-)

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

View Rick  Dennington's profile

Rick Dennington

3350 posts in 1831 days


#13 posted 1274 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".......

View Rick  Dennington's profile

Rick Dennington

3350 posts in 1831 days


#14 posted 1274 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".......

View Dennisgrosen's profile

Dennisgrosen

10850 posts in 1752 days


#15 posted 1274 days ago

nice warm girl to have in the winthertime …. LOL

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

Dennis

showing 1 through 15 of 31 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase