Man with Lock

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Project by Lidiya Blaznina posted 02-13-2012 12:07 PM 1188 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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h-12’’,basswood,rustic,hand made.


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#1 posted 02-13-2012 12:30 PM

Very nice Lidiya. I like him.

-- Mel,

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#2 posted 02-13-2012 12:58 PM

Very Nice !!! Love the detail work that you do.

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

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#3 posted 02-13-2012 02:04 PM

Very quiet looking older man, is he looking at someone with a key for his lock, or is he thinking about
trying to swap the lock for warm coat with all the cold weather you have been having? Thank you for

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#4 posted 02-13-2012 02:16 PM

your characters have a lot of character. I love the way you create their expressions through the eyes. The great thing about carving is that you’re manipulating the wood with knife blades rather than saws, machines and sandpaper. And it takes more artistic skill. Sure is easier getting rid of chips as opposed to dust.

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.

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#5 posted 02-13-2012 02:19 PM

Love the workmanship a nice piece of carving, but I think the lock is for his wife’s Chastity belt? That why he looks so happy. Ha ha ha

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#6 posted 02-13-2012 02:23 PM

Doesn’t look like he has much that needs locking up, he must be the lock keeper.

Cool carvings!!

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

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#7 posted 02-13-2012 02:24 PM

Just wonderful! Especially the beard and hair! Thanks for posting!

-Jim; aka “Stumpy Nubs”
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#8 posted 02-13-2012 02:53 PM

That is really nice! Having just taken my first carving class, I have a new appreciation for your carvers out there! Great work, and thank you for posting!!

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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Lidiya Blaznina

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#9 posted 02-13-2012 03:32 PM

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#10 posted 02-13-2012 05:07 PM

How tall are your average figures Lidiya? Do you show them at galleries or shows? They are all so incredible.


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#11 posted 02-13-2012 11:49 PM

Very cool, great carving.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#12 posted 02-14-2012 04:05 AM

Another Masterpiece , Lydiya !! Awesome details : )

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

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#13 posted 02-22-2012 04:41 AM

Very striking carving! Thanks for sharing.

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

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