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Project by Walther von Einik posted 860 days ago 1467 views 9 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There is another basswood cross! 5 1/4×8 inches. Toning, wax. Polish. The cross was made from the one piece of wood, without separate details.

-- http://www.bezaleel-orthodox.com/ http://www.houzz.com/pro/webuser-29483/valter-fon-eynik





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Jimthecarver

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#1 posted 860 days ago

Beautiful … would youth mind if I gave this a try?

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

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 860 days ago

This is beautiful and the carving is so crisp and clean.

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

-- 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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jeffl

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#3 posted 860 days ago

Nice carving.

-- Jeff,

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 860 days ago

Very nice work.

What kind of carving tools are those?

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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woodshaver

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#5 posted 860 days ago

Very nice Walther. I appreciate you sharing your work with us. We get to see the finish but for me I also like to think about how it got to look so nice!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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3Gwoodguy

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#6 posted 859 days ago

terrific work! true craftsmanship!

-- "The beatings will continue until moral improves" -- Bart Ridings, Illinois

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Kenny2946

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#7 posted 859 days ago

Very nice…

-- Kenny, New York

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Walther von Einik

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#8 posted 859 days ago

Thanks for all!Sorry for my English – it’s not good. I wanted to carve this cross very long time ago, I made a pictre of this, but all my toolsare in Russia, we didn’t take them with us here. I made some tools from the small knives. Then I’ve met a Boris, whom send me a gift – those tools. Very wanted to make this cross, so I’ve started to do it. And did it very fast – it’s a very good tools! Very good configuration. They’re works byself.
Boris has a patent in America. Boris do those tools here, in America. I’ll give his mail for you here:
boris@woodcarver4u.com boriska@charter.net

I’ll do the blog for another cross – like this. This cross I did very fast, so didn’t have the time for collect information for blog. So I’ll do the same cross and you’ll see the blog.

-- http://www.bezaleel-orthodox.com/ http://www.houzz.com/pro/webuser-29483/valter-fon-eynik

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Roman Hrytsak

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#9 posted 859 days ago

It is a work of art. Our family is of the Orthodox faith and we would have been proud to have this cross in our house. Thanks for sharing. Roman

-- Roman:... there are no mistakes, just opportunities for a design change!

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Walther von Einik

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#10 posted 859 days ago

To Jimthecarver:

You can carve it if you want, I can give the picture (scheme) of it.

-- http://www.bezaleel-orthodox.com/ http://www.houzz.com/pro/webuser-29483/valter-fon-eynik

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Walther von Einik

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#11 posted 859 days ago

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Bearpie

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#12 posted 859 days ago

I love it!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Walther von Einik

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#13 posted 859 days ago

If you’ll look closer for this pictre, there are pencil’s lines. It’s almost the waving of whole cross. encircled part – put on the waving Orthodox symbol, tied up in the picture.

Sorry for my bad english. If you’ll don’t undrstand something – ask me, I’ll try to explain better.

-- http://www.bezaleel-orthodox.com/ http://www.houzz.com/pro/webuser-29483/valter-fon-eynik

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