the chest being carved

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Project by Paul Sipos posted 12-24-2011 05:28 PM 993 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to document this a little while I carved. I had my daughter take pictures. It is only my third or fourth relief carving. The end result was, It made my daughter happy.


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#1 posted 12-24-2011 05:40 PM

Nice chest! Works for me! I think it’s perfect just the way it is. There’s just something about “old” that make things more interesting.

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 12-24-2011 06:10 PM

Wow! That is gorgeous!!! I too love the finish that you were able to attain. It looks so alive! Like it has a story to tell about ships and swords and deserted islands.

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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#3 posted 12-24-2011 06:55 PM

Wher is the BOOTY!

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#4 posted 12-24-2011 07:35 PM

man, I love these. What’s the jointing on the bottom?

(Why am I obsessed with box bottoms lately?)

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#5 posted 12-25-2011 12:52 AM

Nice looking chest.

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#6 posted 12-25-2011 01:02 AM

Paul, you can actually add pictures inline using the IMG button right above where I’m typing right now.

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

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