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Live edge, figured maple, falcon cane

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Project by mtnwild posted 04-12-2012 07:35 PM 1634 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Found a good deal on a chunk of figured maple and made this out of it. All from the same board so it matches well.

One more done, now what? Maybe, probably more. I need to get some wood to make more of the bald eagle canes. I like those lots too…...........

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





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eddie

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#1 posted 04-12-2012 07:45 PM

those are some beautiful canes .i looked at your other ones you make some of the best ive seen.do you have to hand carve em

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#2 posted 04-12-2012 09:25 PM

Thanks Eddie.

Yes, all hand worked, though I don’t carve them with a knife. I use a rotary tool mostly, but these falcon canes I use files and sandpaper mostly.

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

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#3 posted 04-12-2012 10:37 PM

Nice work Jack! I like the live edge!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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#4 posted 04-12-2012 11:43 PM

COOL I LOVE THEM

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#5 posted 04-12-2012 11:48 PM

My father and I both love your canes

Nice work

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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mtnwild

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#6 posted 04-13-2012 01:09 AM

Thanks guys! Having fun…................

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

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#7 posted 04-13-2012 01:36 AM

oh yea! I likes that Maple bird

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#8 posted 04-14-2012 12:15 AM

Beautiful work. Don’t stop.
flint

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#9 posted 04-14-2012 03:09 AM

Nice cane Jack. Beautiful grain this piece. Some one that came into the Gallery asked me if I carved canes? I told them I wouldn’t know where to start. Then I told them if they wanted to see some Beautiful canes to look you up!!!!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#10 posted 04-15-2012 06:45 PM

Jack that is a beauty I’ve just changed e-mail what a pain. That is some pretty maple.

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#11 posted 04-15-2012 07:47 PM

Thanks everyone, much appreciated…........

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

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#12 posted 04-15-2012 09:09 PM

another beauty BUD

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#13 posted 06-04-2012 03:21 AM

Nicely done Jack. Looks like a comfortable fit to the user’s hand, and that’s really important. Keep them coming.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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