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Carved and Painting by Mariya

Material: Walnut Wood and oil
Measurements: 19.69” (50cm) height

-- http://www.etsy.com/people/mariya4woodcarving





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LittlePaw

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#1 posted 03-21-2012 08:01 PM

That is beautiful carving, Mariya, How long does it take you to carve this one?

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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stefang

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#2 posted 03-21-2012 08:05 PM

Wonderful work Mariya. Classic art but still original and fresh. You are very talented and highly skilled.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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blackcherry

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#3 posted 03-21-2012 08:10 PM

A very moving piece so spiritual, thanks for sharing…BC

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Roger

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#4 posted 03-21-2012 08:24 PM

I luv the way you carve the framework around your carvings. Just beautiful, as always.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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MariyaArts

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#5 posted 03-21-2012 08:38 PM

Thank you!
More than 6 months without the iconography!
This is very heavy work!
This is the hardest and most voluminous carving , which I am did.
I think I never will not began a similar project again!
It’s Not for my hands! : (

-- http://www.etsy.com/people/mariya4woodcarving

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Mainiac Matt

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#6 posted 03-21-2012 08:44 PM

excellent craftsmanship

I really, really love it….

and I’m not even Catholic (or Orthodox) ;^)

-- It’s the knowledge in your head, skill in your hands and motivation to create in you heart that makes you a woodworker. - Mainiac Matt

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Woodbridge

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#7 posted 03-21-2012 11:06 PM

That is beautiful, an exquisite piece.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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doncutlip

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#8 posted 03-21-2012 11:20 PM

Once again, fantastic, i love looking at your projects

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#9 posted 03-22-2012 12:29 AM

Inspirational Mariya, just lovely!

-- Sneaking up on the line....

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#10 posted 03-22-2012 03:09 AM

Very impressive Mariya . Just lovely .

-- Anybody can break something it takes skill to make or repair stuff .

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Hawk9

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#11 posted 03-22-2012 03:35 AM

BEAUTIFUL!!! What great detail!!!
6 months work-hard and heavy work-”not for my hands”
I disagree. You’ve got a talent. Don’t quit on this type of carving.
Remember: If it was easy then anybody could do it. It’s a challenge of your skills and your desire to carve what you see and feel.
Try “The Infant of Prague”.
Keep ‘em coming.

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deon

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#12 posted 03-22-2012 05:23 AM

Exelent work as allways

-- Dreaming patterns

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ptofimpact

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#13 posted 03-22-2012 12:00 PM

Wonderful and Beautiful Carving..as a beginner, I marvel at the Skill you posess, Thank you for sharing

-- Pete in NC

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HillbillyShooter

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#14 posted 03-22-2012 05:07 PM

Another beautiful work by a very talented lady. Thank you for sharing.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#15 posted 03-22-2012 05:09 PM

As always Beautiful work.

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