LumberJocks

Nature's Way

  • Advertise with us
Project by David McCoy posted 04-13-2011 03:05 AM 1425 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Nature's Way
Nature's Way No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

I made this from a log I found in my pile of fire wood. Part of the log was eaten by insects, so I cut away the solid part and started to remove all the soft wood. After that’s done, I took a Dremel and polished the surface. I made a base for it and finished it with tung oil. I entered it in the first art show of the season in our area. Should hear soon if it was accepted.

-- Dave McCoy





11 comments so far

View knottysticks's profile

knottysticks

266 posts in 2297 days


#1 posted 04-13-2011 05:08 AM

Cool.

-- Everyday above ground is a good day.

View seamuis's profile

seamuis

31 posts in 1869 days


#2 posted 04-13-2011 06:17 AM

That’s pretty slick! What sort of bit did you use in the dremel?

View John Gray's profile

John Gray

2370 posts in 3154 days


#3 posted 04-13-2011 06:22 AM

COOL!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks for the post.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

View deon's profile

deon

2472 posts in 2294 days


#4 posted 04-13-2011 09:54 AM

Nice sculpture

-- Dreaming patterns

View David McCoy's profile

David McCoy

18 posts in 3097 days


#5 posted 04-13-2011 02:15 PM

seamuis,
The Dremel bit I used was a #117 high speed cutter.

-- Dave McCoy

View paplou's profile

paplou

324 posts in 2612 days


#6 posted 04-13-2011 02:58 PM

good eye. It looks like its melting. Very nice job.

-- PAPLOU

View Mark A. DeCou's profile

Mark A. DeCou

2008 posts in 3674 days


#7 posted 04-13-2011 04:18 PM

I save pieces like this also, just haven’t known what to do with them…....until now.

Nice project,
M

-- Mark DeCou - American Contemporary Craft Artisan - www.decoustudio.com

View Kent Shepherd's profile

Kent Shepherd

2704 posts in 2554 days


#8 posted 04-13-2011 06:16 PM

Beautiful

Thanks

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

View mtkate's profile

mtkate

2049 posts in 2593 days


#9 posted 04-17-2011 03:34 PM

Really neat. Looks like it’s melting.

View Moron's profile

Moron

5032 posts in 3161 days


#10 posted 12-08-2011 02:59 AM

Absolutely love it. There is no greater artist then mother nature and an eye to capture it.

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

#11 posted 12-08-2011 03:11 AM

Very interesting…Dave !

-- https://www.facebook.com/blaz.lidiya

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