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I chip carved this basswood 12 inch rim plate for my in-laws 60th wedding anniversary.
Your questions and comments are welcome. Thanks for looking.

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 775 days ago

Very cool rim plate, great job Marty and a super gift.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Bearpie

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#2 posted 775 days ago

Very crisp looking cuts, I cannot see anyplace where it looks out of balance or a miscut! You did good! Is there going to be a finish on it?

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Roger

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#3 posted 775 days ago

Marty, your chips are so precise, you are amazing! Very beautiful gift and fantastic chip carving, as always

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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sras

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#4 posted 775 days ago

A beautiful plate. I’m sure it will be a treasured gift.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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vipond33

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#5 posted 774 days ago

A real nice repetition of six with grace, balance and a smooth flowing line in the cuts. Broad smiles all around I’m sure.
gene

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 774 days ago

Another beautiful project. Every time I see something from you , it makes me want to try carving. They are going to love it! :)

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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Craig Havran

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#7 posted 774 days ago

You spelled “Thompson” wrong… J/J… That is absolutely fabulous. I want to do some chip carving for a checkers set… I know who to contact now if you’re able to “dumb it down” for somebody. Great work.

Just looked at your other projects.. AMAZING!! Are you sure you don’t have a high end CNC machine?

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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MyChipCarving

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#8 posted 774 days ago

Hello Irwin,
Is there going to be a finish on it? It has what I call my “quick and easy finish” applied. One coat of sanding sealer and three spray coats of satin lacquer. Pretty slick, eh!

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996

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MyChipCarving

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#9 posted 774 days ago

Thanks all for your positive and encouraging comments. Your words help me make the next chip!
You spelled “Thompson” wrong… J/J…

I almost had a misspelling on a carving once. I had already carved the first few letters when my wife looked over my shoulder and said, “You’ve misspelled her name.” Phew! I was able to make the change and save the carving. That was one time I sure paid attention to what my wife had to say :-).

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996

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