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Project by KennethBirdine posted 03-22-2008 04:52 AM 1674 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This piece is carved out of a single board of Alder. It’s height is 28” and it widest part is 15”. I colored it using a combination of diluted oil paints and stain.


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#1 posted 03-22-2008 05:08 AM

Nice composition, action and perspective. I like the ā€œSā€ flow created by the turtle and fish.

-- Tony, Sacramento

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#2 posted 03-22-2008 05:17 AM

Thank you tonycarver.



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#3 posted 03-22-2008 05:25 AM

Hi Kenneth,

Let me compliment you on your artistry. This is a very nice project. Since I am both a non-carver and “artistically challenged” I really appreciate seeing these talents expressed by those who have the abilities to produce works like this.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#4 posted 03-22-2008 05:29 AM

Another Beaut! Way cool.


-- When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. -- John Muir

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#5 posted 03-22-2008 05:54 AM

Nice work!

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#6 posted 03-22-2008 06:17 AM

Very nice carving. You did a beautiful job on it. Thanks for posting.

God bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 03-22-2008 11:42 AM

oh my!! Nice!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#8 posted 03-22-2008 02:27 PM

Again, very well done.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#9 posted 03-22-2008 09:09 PM

I wish I could carve. Great job!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#10 posted 03-23-2008 01:16 AM

I love this piece too, I like the way your subjects leave the frame. Great job.

-- Doris Oakwood Ga

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#11 posted 07-09-2008 03:53 AM

Gorgeous! Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#12 posted 10-01-2008 09:39 PM


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

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#13 posted 10-24-2008 05:02 AM

Thank you to all of your kind words


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#14 posted 03-08-2009 03:20 AM

very nice carving

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#15 posted 03-09-2009 08:50 PM

Thank you kolwdwrkr.


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