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Project by CAMERONGAGNON.com posted 1079 days ago 753 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is not typically a carving wood but then again I am not your typical wood carver.

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-- "Safe woodworking isn't just about avoiding injury, it is also about avoiding extinction." CKG





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Porchfish

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#1 posted 1079 days ago

Very nice ! what is the wood specie used and the finished size ? Keep it coming ! I am curious about the size and type of wood in the butterfly you photographed held up to the sky ! Very nicely done !

Your friend, Don Schneider, Havana Fl.

-- If it smells good, eat it ! The pig caught under the fence is the one doing all thesquealing

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CAMERONGAGNON.com

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#2 posted 1079 days ago

This piece is honey locust. More or less of a decorative tree these days. There is a picture of the piece beside a penny to show its relative finished size. I’ve also posted a new picture of the previous butterfly. That one is maple. I made one yesterday out of wood from a tulip tree. It should make it’s way here soon. Thanks Don.

-- "Safe woodworking isn't just about avoiding injury, it is also about avoiding extinction." CKG

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jockmike2

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#3 posted 1079 days ago

You know by now I love all your work, this is no different. Amazing work, looks simple but you have a knack of making things difficult, look easy. Nice work.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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