• Advertise with us
Project by Woods_F posted 12-07-2011 08:08 AM 2235 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi, everybody! It is the first work in such style – a gift for the friend, the aficionado of dogs. With pleasure and attention I will listen to criticism.
By the way, last time I did boxes for colors, here and a definitive variant.

11 comments so far

View MasterSergeant's profile


1344 posts in 2236 days

#1 posted 12-07-2011 03:56 PM

Thanks for sharing, I like what I see here!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

View ~Julie~'s profile


603 posts in 2583 days

#2 posted 12-07-2011 04:19 PM

Great gift… love the dog and matching artwork!

-- ~Julie~

View David Kirtley's profile

David Kirtley

1286 posts in 2546 days

#3 posted 12-07-2011 08:25 PM

Looks good. I will admit though, I saw the picture and I was amazed at how accurately you had carved that white dog. :)

-- Woodworking shouldn't cost a fortune:

View Bertha's profile


13005 posts in 2241 days

#4 posted 12-07-2011 08:34 PM

Outstanding job for an outstanding dog. I love dogs, obviously (see left). I’ve done a fair amount of burning and this is well done. If you’re begging for criticism, you might consider giving the eyes a bit of a glint with unburned wood. I actually prefer it the way it is but it might give you a bit more realism if that’s what you’re after. You probably know this already but my recommendation to burners is to treat yourself to a nice burner tool. I really fought with a cheap one and once I got a good one, I really saw what I was missing. Excellent work!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

View Woodbridge's profile


3472 posts in 1966 days

#5 posted 12-07-2011 11:45 PM

Great artwork. You have captured the dogs image really well. By the way that’s a pretty good looking dog, but I am having trouble figuring out what breed or mix it is. What type of dog is it?

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View Woods_F's profile


102 posts in 2049 days

#6 posted 12-08-2011 12:13 AM

Woodbridge, I not undertake to confirm, but like it any version of southern – Asian sentry sheep-dogs

View rance's profile


4250 posts in 2709 days

#7 posted 12-12-2011 09:28 PM

Nice carving of the dog statue. It looks so real. Nice scrollwork too.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

View Roman - THE BOOTMAN's profile


820 posts in 2234 days

#8 posted 04-17-2012 03:28 PM

Dobrey dehn! Nice work with your burning tool. Looking for more of your work. Roman

-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!

View helluvawreck's profile (online now)


24353 posts in 2415 days

#9 posted 04-17-2012 03:52 PM

Very nice work.


-- 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

View a1Jim's profile


115512 posts in 3125 days

#10 posted 04-17-2012 03:53 PM

A fun and unique project.

-- Custom furniture

View Woods_F's profile


102 posts in 2049 days

#11 posted 04-18-2012 05:29 AM

By the way, it is a not burning-out, but fretwork

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics