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Project by skips posted 09-07-2011 01:48 PM 1037 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hummingbird.

-- skip I'm a maine maniac





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Knothead62

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#1 posted 09-07-2011 02:08 PM

Beautiful work! How much time did it take?

Q: Why do hummingbirds hum?
A: Because they don’t know the words!

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StumpyNubs

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#2 posted 09-07-2011 02:13 PM

Do you sell them? I think there would be a good market.

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#3 posted 09-07-2011 04:19 PM

I would love to see some tutorial videos on how you do this, including the painting. Your work is just amazing.

-- Tom

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#4 posted 09-07-2011 04:30 PM

Very nice!!

We love Hummingbirds, it’s one of my favorites to carve.

Keep up the good work.

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#5 posted 09-07-2011 09:27 PM

I think these humming birds are wonderful. I love them also in real life. I’ve mostly done a little chip carving and a few relief carvings but I really would like to try my hand at carving a bird. When they’re done right they are so realistic. You did a nice job on these.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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skips

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#6 posted 09-08-2011 02:34 AM

Thanks everybody for the great comments, no I haven’t sold any, I have a hard time putting a price on them, I have probably about 10 hours in the Hummingbird, some of my projects take several days, thanks again

-- skip I'm a maine maniac

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lignumbooboo

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#7 posted 04-07-2013 02:08 AM

I love your work!

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