Mother Nature

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Project by Heidi Neely posted 942 days ago 1667 views 2 times favorited 34 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello again Lumberjocks…it’s been a while since I’ve had something to post! It’s been nice this past week to get in some shop time :) With this project done, I’m looking forward to moving on to my next one…just need to decide what to tackle next, lol!

This is my newest creation…I’m calling it Mother Nature for lack of a better name.

As all my pieces are, this too was hand carved. It’s done in Alder with a small inlay of walnut for her eye. It measures approximately 9×9

Thanks for looking, and all feedback positive or constructive is appreciated! :)


-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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#1 posted 942 days ago

very nice! great design!

-- Jen ~ Happiness is being covered in sawdust.

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#2 posted 942 days ago

Very talented. Nice work.

-- Michael and Matthew

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Lidiya Blaznina

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#3 posted 942 days ago

That is beautiful,Heidi !!!

-- Lidiya,Russia.

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#4 posted 942 days ago

Beautiful….nice detail.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#5 posted 942 days ago

Mother Nature is beautiful. Outstanding carving as always Heidi

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#6 posted 942 days ago

Well done, I like it.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#7 posted 942 days ago

Awesome carving as always.

-- Life is Good Enough --

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#8 posted 942 days ago

Beautiful carving very well done.

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 942 days ago

Really nicely done. I like the use of the inlay.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#10 posted 942 days ago

Thanks everyone :) Druid- the walnut inlay for the eye was rather good a suggestion from my BF that I decided would be a pretty cool idea. I’m glad I went with it!

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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#11 posted 942 days ago

Very nice work. thanks for posting your work.

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#12 posted 942 days ago

Very nice relief carving. I like the walnut inlay for the eye.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#13 posted 942 days ago

Amazing carving! Nice skill set you have there Heidi.

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#14 posted 942 days ago

really nice ! This shows great skill level.

--,the best teacher is repetition.

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#15 posted 942 days ago

Looking for all the world about to breath life into something. Subtlety with strength.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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