Carved Spoon

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Project by mpmitche posted 894 days ago 783 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first attempt at carving a spoon. It came out ok but I really need to work on symetry. I made it from the green limb of someting I found in the woods. I think it is a birch but not certain. Thanks for looking.

-- Mike, Western New York

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#1 posted 894 days ago

Not bad at all, for a first spoon. In fact, there is room there to attack the bowl of it again and refine the shape. If you feel it needs improvement, you’re not done yet! (go ahead, ask me how I know this.)


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#2 posted 894 days ago

Looking really good… inspired for this only being your first spoon. Nice work!

-- "Make something you love tomorrow...and do it slowly" JLB

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#3 posted 894 days ago

Good looking start. Who says they have to be symmetrical? I like the ‘angled’ neck to give it strength.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#4 posted 894 days ago

Fine job….you may want to look at my first spoon. Yours looks better to me.

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

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