Carved Eagle Veterans Display

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Project by scrollfreak posted 02-06-2012 12:59 AM 850 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Carved from ash. Stripes are separate strips of ash 1/4” in thickness. Frame is made of walnut with ash corner accents. Lettering at frame top cut from 1/8” thickness ash. Medallions depicting branches of our nations forces embedded in lower frame were ordered through a local military surplus store. Backside is felt covered. All colors are stains I mix myself using artist oils and clear sealer. This took me about 2 weeks to complete.

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#1 posted 02-06-2012 01:04 AM

Very good job nice carving.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 02-06-2012 01:08 AM

Very cool. Great meaning too.

-- Whether you think that you can, or that you can't, you are usually right. -Henry Ford

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#3 posted 02-06-2012 01:09 AM

I like the slogan on the ribbon, never heard it put that way but it’s so fitting

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#4 posted 02-06-2012 01:32 AM

Nice work!

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#5 posted 02-06-2012 01:46 AM

Well done, sir, in all respects!

-- Dave; Lansing, Kansas

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#6 posted 02-06-2012 03:45 AM

+1 with all of the above.
God Speed.
Thank you Veterans!

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#7 posted 05-25-2016 01:11 PM

That is a beautiful piece and I love the design. You’ve done a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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

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#8 posted 08-23-2016 11:45 AM

Excellent display!! Great tribute to our brave military!!

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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