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My wife purchased me a set of Pfeil chisels for Christmas and this is my first carving. I know it’s not great, but I’ve found that carving is very relaxing and the results give me enough hope to continue practicing.

-- She asked me, "Who are you going to please with that?" I said, "Me."





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SteviePete

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#1 posted 797 days ago

I see no blood. Not likely your first carving.

Good first project. Welcome to LJ. s

-- Steve, 'Sconie Great White North

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waho6o9

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#2 posted 797 days ago

Keep doing the good work.

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Martyroc

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#3 posted 797 days ago

As with any project if you get, learn or enjoy something out of it, it was worth it. Looks good

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

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Jimthecarver

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#4 posted 796 days ago

You should be very proud of your project. I cant wait to see your next carving.

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

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 796 days ago

Stay with it and you will do really well. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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kolwdwrkrsgirl

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#6 posted 796 days ago

Great first carving! I find it to be a very relaxing hobby as well :) Keep it up!

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

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Dusty56

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#7 posted 410 days ago

Have you been practicing on anything else since making this nice carving ? Great subject matter by the way : )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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