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First Carving with new chisels

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Project by PittsburghTim posted 02-10-2012 10:42 PM 1387 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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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 02-10-2012 11:13 PM

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 02-11-2012 12:34 AM

Keep doing the good work.

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Martyroc

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#3 posted 02-11-2012 03:19 AM

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 02-11-2012 11:44 AM

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 02-11-2012 12:19 PM

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

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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Heidi Neely

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#6 posted 02-11-2012 07:25 PM

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 03-03-2013 08:12 PM

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

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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