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Fun little do-dads to carve

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Project by Jimthecarver posted 901 days ago 1139 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The fire knot is carved from a fallen limb from a friends jacaranda tree.
The hook looking thing is carved from iron wood.
Heart is also carved in Ironwood.
Finished in poly.
Thanks for viewing.

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





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 901 days ago

These are really nice. I’d cut off half my fingers trying to carve something like this. Very good workmanship.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 901 days ago

These are alllllllll right! Good work.

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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joey bealis

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#3 posted 901 days ago

Nice little carvings and I love the name do-dads.

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eddy

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#4 posted 901 days ago

looks cool

-- self proclaimed copycat

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Rustic

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#5 posted 900 days ago

Very nice

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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Jim Sellers

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#6 posted 900 days ago

Put a chain on it and i’d wear any of em around my neck. Looks great Jim. You must like a challenge. Never known anyone who carves iron wood. Guess that’s why the small pieces don’t break. Bet it’s hard on cutting tools. (power? Hand?) just curious.

-- J.C.Sellers

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Roger

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#7 posted 900 days ago

this would make a nice necklace, or a little addition to a box top, and/or just about anything. very kool carving

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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MichaelA

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#8 posted 900 days ago

Great carvings Jim. Those little doodads aren’t as simple to carve as the word doodads implies! Especially the IRON WOOD!!!!!!!!!!!! Great finesse.

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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CSlabon

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#9 posted 893 days ago

All good, man!

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