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Project by MariyaArts posted 04-06-2012 06:29 PM 1862 views 1 time favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Material: Boxwood and Walnut wood
Measurements: 4.5”/6.5” or 11 cm/16 cm


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#1 posted 04-06-2012 07:03 PM

Another beautiful carving .

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

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#2 posted 04-06-2012 07:08 PM

I love the contrasting woods and how it “flows”. An important subject. Thanks for sharing!

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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#3 posted 04-06-2012 07:18 PM

Very appropriate subject. Happy Easter!

-- Max the "night janitor" at

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#4 posted 04-06-2012 07:54 PM

Very beautiful Mariya, as always. May your days over the Easter holiday be gr8 for you.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#5 posted 04-06-2012 08:09 PM

Happy Easter my friends !

Thank you!


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#6 posted 04-06-2012 08:55 PM

so beautful!!

--,the best teacher is repetition.

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#7 posted 04-06-2012 10:14 PM

Beautiful piece. The boxwood looks great against the shades of the walnut. It needs it’s own alcove.

-- "The Noblest Art is that of making others happy." ~ P.T. Barnum

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#8 posted 04-06-2012 11:19 PM

Wow, beautiful, just beautiful. And so is your timing, Happy Easter to you.

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

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#9 posted 04-06-2012 11:20 PM

beautiful. your talent is amazing.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#10 posted 04-07-2012 01:53 AM

Wonderful !! How do you accomplish the impeccable detail in such an intricate flowing design?
What type and size of tools are you using. I’d love to watch you work as you carve.
Great choice of subject for the season.
Celebrate Easter!

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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#11 posted 04-07-2012 02:04 AM

Yes, please record some of your carving so we can learn from a master!! Another beautiful piece, simply magnificent and timely as the resurrection comes next week! (Orthodox calendar)

-- Sneaking up on the line....

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#12 posted 04-07-2012 02:16 AM

Thank you for sharing Your beautiful work! Happy Easter!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#13 posted 04-07-2012 08:12 AM

Thank you all !!

According to the Orthodox calendar Easter is next week.
I remember a few years ago the Catholic Easter, Orthodox Easter and Passover were on the exact same date.
That was just great! I don’t know about recording myself as I do not have the equipment for that, but I will think over it. As far as the tools I use, there is some information in my blog:


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#14 posted 04-07-2012 08:27 AM

Beautiful work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#15 posted 04-07-2012 12:58 PM

Happy Easter Mariya ! Thanks for sharing your inspiring work.

-- Francois Vigneron, Gif-sur-Yvette, France & Altadena, CA

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