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Project by wizzardofwood posted 1036 days ago 1333 views 1 time favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this was a labor of love carves into a tree about 1/4 of a mile from where I grew up as a child .afforded me the pleasure of seeing many old friends and leaving a large memory behind

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 1036 days ago

Fantastic work, as usual. That’s certainly something for them to remember you by!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 1036 days ago

Simply awesome! You did a beautiful job!

Sheila :)

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts, Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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wizzardofwood

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#3 posted 1036 days ago

Thanks Charlie and Shelia was a fun time and was even better to see old friends …........not to mention get paid for it ,,,lol

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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woodzy

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#4 posted 1036 days ago

Great work. Must be quite the vision for drivers. It’s not everyday that you see a 12ft eagle sitting roadside.

-- Anthony

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knottysticks

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#5 posted 1036 days ago

I love it – you did a great job!!!

-- Everyday above ground is a good day.

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wizzardofwood

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#6 posted 1036 days ago

thanks Knotty

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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wizzardofwood

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#7 posted 1036 days ago

Woodzy ,it has been a traffic slower,,,,,,,,,,,the homeowners love it twice 1. as a carving 2. it slows traffic
plus they get to meet the nieghbors

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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Bluepine38

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#8 posted 1036 days ago

Great idea, visit old friends, have fun carving and get paid for it! You not only manage to amaze me, you
do great carvings, live a wonderful life, and leave a lot of beautiful memories. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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wizzardofwood

216 posts in 1370 days


#9 posted 1036 days ago

thanks gus ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,was a riot

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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docholladay

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#10 posted 1036 days ago

All I have to say is WOW!

Doc

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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wizzardofwood

216 posts in 1370 days


#11 posted 1036 days ago

thanks Doc,,,,,,,,,,,,,its all fun next one is 3ft from the water ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,keep posted

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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DamnYankee

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#12 posted 1036 days ago

Double wow!

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

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Ken90712

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#13 posted 1036 days ago

Amazing work, very very nice!

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

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learnin2do

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#14 posted 1036 days ago

just absolutely beautiful! It seems like it would be very difficult to carve from a scaffold.

-- christine

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devann

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#15 posted 1036 days ago

You did an awesome job carving that bird with fish, well done. What species of tree is it? Like my Grandma and art teachers used to tell me, sign & date.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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