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Project by Lydia Blaznina (Лидия Блазнина) posted 09-08-2011 10:06 AM 1740 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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47х50cm. basswood, hand made.carving by my husband


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#1 posted 09-08-2011 10:22 AM

Very cool, looks so real.

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

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#2 posted 09-08-2011 12:37 PM

Very good use of perspective. I admire you for how well you can chose the right type of cut to obtain shadows and depth.

-- " All Things At First Appear Difficult"

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#3 posted 09-08-2011 03:05 PM

Your previous “and beer” seems to suggest two hard workers that enjoy a beer after some work that
makes the beer taste better. These two tipplers seem to suggest two men who would rather drink than
work, and may be well on the way to becoming the village drunkards. The style of the carving on the
two portraits also seems quite different to me. Not criticizing, just commenting on the way I feel about
these two different type of people that live in your wonderful village. Just happy that you can make
wood show very different characters and people. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 78 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#4 posted 09-08-2011 03:21 PM

That is so funny! Love the expressions on their faces. Your picture tells a story. Keep going in this direction.

-- The wood is good.

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#5 posted 09-08-2011 03:23 PM

This is another wonderful carving. I just love your work, Lidiya. :)

-- 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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#6 posted 09-09-2011 01:59 AM

Very cool,

-- skip I'm a maine maniac

#7 posted 09-09-2011 06:00 AM

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