These are a few of my latest carvings

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Project by Rustic posted 10-04-2011 09:13 PM 1196 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are my latest carvings. The first one is an 8 pointed star made from basswood. The spoon is made from a piece of pine. I plan on doing more 8 pointed stars. Thanks to Arleen from the carverswoodshop for the inspiration.


--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#1 posted 10-04-2011 09:17 PM

This is nice, Rick. Keep it up.

-- 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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#2 posted 10-04-2011 09:36 PM

I like making spoons and utensils way too much….my wife, daughter, and relatives have a wide selection of knives and spoons! The star looks pretty complex to me!

-- Mike P., Arkansas,

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#3 posted 10-04-2011 10:37 PM

it is easy mike check out carverswoodshop on you tube she will explain it

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#4 posted 10-04-2011 11:36 PM

Nice work, Rick….........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 10-04-2011 11:45 PM

Rick, look’in good!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#6 posted 10-05-2011 03:35 AM

Fandamtastic Rick, whatever that means. I guess it means you’re doing good bud. Now lets see an Indian Coat like Jordan’s. Just kidding, you’re off to a great start.

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

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#7 posted 10-05-2011 02:18 PM

Thanks guys I appreciate it

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#8 posted 10-06-2011 12:29 PM

The stars will be wonderful for the christmas tree.
Nice work.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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