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Project by Steve Esterby posted 888 days ago 1153 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The body and fish are elk antler, the head is yew wood limb and the base is redwood. My version of flyfishing.

-- steve...e-mail-themantelshop@hotmail.com........remember,the best teacher is repetition.





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Rustic

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#1 posted 888 days ago

cool

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

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 888 days ago

Mr. Esterby, you never fail to amaze me. Both in quality of work as well as imagination.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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mtnwild

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#3 posted 888 days ago

Been a long winter? Getting a little cabin fever? I know I am, but I just love my shop….....................Fun project….................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Lidiya Blaznina

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#4 posted 888 days ago

Very interesting idea,Steve.Good luck.

-- Lidiya,Russia.http://www.reznoe.ru/

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Eagle1

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#5 posted 888 days ago

Quite interesting Steve. I like it.

Thanks for posting your work for us to see..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 887 days ago

Now this is different and very nice carving.

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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jeepturner

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#7 posted 887 days ago

That’s funny! Gave me a smile.
Nice carving.
I like the close up of the salmon. It reminds me of the fate of all post spawn ones.

-- Mel,

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woodworm

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#8 posted 887 days ago

Very nice project, unique design and carving shape/form.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Martyroc

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#9 posted 887 days ago

Steve, as always beautiful carving

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

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LittlePaw

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#10 posted 887 days ago

I am forwarding this to my daughter and her hubby. They are both crazy about fly fishing. I’m sure they’d love it!

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

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John Ormsby

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#11 posted 887 days ago

Nice carving Steve. Like the theme and design.

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca

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