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DRIFTWOOD SPIRIT (NFS)

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Project by dlcarver posted 04-07-2008 06:14 PM 1275 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Found this piece of driftwood on the shore of the Chesapeke Bay area. Don’t know what kind of wood, but it carved real well. I studied it a good while before it came forth to present himself. He resides in Virginia, near where I found him.
Thanks for coming !

-- Dave Leitem,Butler,Pa.,http://dlcarver.etsy.com





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bigguy

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#1 posted 04-07-2008 07:30 PM

Dave-
Great work. Wish I had your skills.

-- Thank God for sawdust... Ron. New TX resident...

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#2 posted 04-07-2008 07:35 PM

Dave,

This is a wonderful carving. I really appreciate seeing your posts and enjoy seeing your talents expressed with works like this.

Thanks for the post.

Keep carving and having fun.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 04-08-2008 12:33 AM

Hello Dave;

This is up to your usual standards.

Simply Beautiful!

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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#4 posted 04-08-2008 12:34 AM

Very clever Dave.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#5 posted 04-08-2008 05:23 AM

Beautiful piece Dave. You did a great job on him. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#6 posted 04-08-2008 04:13 PM

Nice carving Dave. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#7 posted 04-10-2008 09:15 AM

In every piece of wood lies its destiny, it is our task to reveal it and you excel at it.

-- I can so I wood but why are my learning curves always circles

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#8 posted 03-06-2013 05:32 PM

Nice piece Dave,what did you varnish it with, Jim.

-- Jim McCutcheon,Dublin,Eire.

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#9 posted 03-12-2013 03:34 PM

Hi, I want to thank you for the comment, I think he used Deft you can get it at hardware stores or Wal-Marts. he died Sept. 2011 so I am answering for him. Nancy

-- Dave Leitem,Butler,Pa.,http://dlcarver.etsy.com

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