Draft Horse

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Project by Dick, & Barb Cain posted 02-14-2007 08:55 PM 1566 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I carved as a gift to my sister, a while back. The horse came off of a calendar picture. Calendars are a great place to find carving patterns. The Mahogany for this is from crate lumber from a friend of mine who worked in Liberia for 10 years. They shipped his belongings back in it.
The size of this is about 8” x 10”. Depth of carving, about 1/4”.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#1 posted 02-14-2007 09:07 PM

Excllent! I like the “green” aspect – recycled from crate lumber.


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#2 posted 02-14-2007 10:57 PM

Another Dick special!

Dick, it never ceases to amaze me how we have wasted timber over the years. I guess we are still squandering many of our resources through ignorance.

Good to see you reversing that with your art.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#3 posted 02-15-2007 01:49 AM

another amazing piece of work.
Keep them coming!!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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