Icon of God

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Project by Walther von Einik posted 03-16-2012 06:48 PM 1503 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Icon of God. 30×40 cm. African mahagony.Toning, wax.


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#1 posted 03-16-2012 06:49 PM

all i can say is WOW. i wish i could do that.

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#2 posted 03-16-2012 06:54 PM

ditto, amazing work the icon is stunning, fitting for lent, thanks Walt.

-- Sneaking up on the line....

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#3 posted 03-16-2012 07:43 PM

Wow. Stunning work!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 03-16-2012 10:38 PM

That’s. Beautiful carving, looks like you really put your heart into it. Great job.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#5 posted 03-17-2012 12:38 AM

Very nice work. Love the look of the work on the wood. Great job.

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

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#6 posted 03-17-2012 01:10 AM

Incredible Walther!
To add to one of your earlier friends…you put your “heart & soul” into it!
I would recommend you contact Fine Woodworking and be recognized for your contribution to your craft !
There are several other publications and web sites that would love to share your work.
Have a great weekend!

-- Paul, Bristol,Rhode Island

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#7 posted 03-17-2012 01:31 AM

Such an impressive carving a real master piece ,fantastic work.

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 03-17-2012 05:44 AM

Beautiful work

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

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#9 posted 03-17-2012 05:46 AM

amazing great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#10 posted 03-17-2012 11:52 AM

Amazing work, Thank you for sharing.

-- Pete in NC

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#11 posted 03-17-2012 03:28 PM

Truly an inspired work that reflects the wisdom of God working through your hands

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#12 posted 03-17-2012 10:36 PM

You’ve got skills!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#13 posted 03-19-2012 02:03 PM


-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!,

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#14 posted 03-19-2012 08:21 PM


The talent on Lumberjocks is incredible.

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#15 posted 03-19-2012 08:32 PM

What a beautiful carving this is.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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