LumberJocks

"the fish jumped over the moon" sculpture

  • Advertise with us
Project by Steve Esterby posted 810 days ago 961 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this carving developed first by carving the bear head from elk antler. Once it was done,I was wishing I had a bigger piece of antler to make a body.When the idea came to attach wood and antler,I new I was on to something new and fun. I have done quite a few different ones now. The body of the bear and the board on the back are one piece of red cedar driftwood and the fish, moon and bear head are elk antler.

-- steve...e-mail-themantelshop@hotmail.com........remember,the best teacher is repetition.





7 comments so far

View waho6o9's profile

waho6o9

4443 posts in 1075 days


#1 posted 810 days ago

Awesome skill set, thanks for posting.

View Wolffarmer's profile

Wolffarmer

392 posts in 1736 days


#2 posted 810 days ago

Wow, Fantastic work

Randy

-- That was not wormy wood when I started working on it.

View stefang's profile

stefang

11812 posts in 1832 days


#3 posted 810 days ago

Great work and it doesn’t look like anyone got hurt.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View mtnwild's profile

mtnwild

3474 posts in 2025 days


#4 posted 810 days ago

Cool projects there Steve! Love the combination. Great little carvings…..............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

View moment's profile

moment

1959 posts in 1179 days


#5 posted 810 days ago

Love it

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

109181 posts in 2075 days


#6 posted 810 days ago

A very special sculpture great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View LittlePaw's profile

LittlePaw

1565 posts in 1576 days


#7 posted 759 days ago

I looked up all your carving, Steve. They all look great! I only wish I were that prolific! I’m a carver, but a slow one.

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase