Mountain Man

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Project by tyskkvinna posted 06-19-2012 09:38 PM 2334 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I posted a little video yesterday of a carving I was doing yesterday—you can see it HERE.

this is the final product. It is very much a “doodle” – nothing particularly fancy and I didn’t put too much effort into cleaning it up or doing intricate passes on it.

This is just a scrap piece of wood that used to be a bleacher seat years and years ago. It was a fun design and I may explore it more in the future. In the meantime, this one will be looking for a home – I bet it would look nice in a cabin or the office of an outdoors-y person. :)

-- Lis - Michigan - -

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#1 posted 06-19-2012 11:34 PM

That came out nicely Lis

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#2 posted 06-20-2012 12:10 AM

Very nice madam. You do really nice work. Cheers

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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#3 posted 06-20-2012 12:22 AM

Very nice piece.

I was waiting on this, and I must say that could still be bag pipes he is haulin up that mountain, especially in #4.

Thanks again for sharing your talents.

-- -Sam - FL- "A man who carries a cat by the tail learns somthing he can in no other way" -Mark Twain

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#4 posted 06-20-2012 01:39 AM

Very sweet carving!!..................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 06-20-2012 03:16 AM

sweet masterwork

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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#6 posted 06-20-2012 03:51 AM

wonderful ,beautiful.

-- wood crafting & classes

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#7 posted 06-20-2012 04:08 AM

I really like how you inset your sculpture into the frame as one piece! Beautiful workrk and art!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#8 posted 06-20-2012 05:53 AM

Your talent and skill improves with each piece. Wonderful work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#9 posted 06-20-2012 08:36 AM

Beautiful carving.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 06-20-2012 01:29 PM

Your piece came out very nice!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#11 posted 06-20-2012 01:36 PM

Lis, this is an outstanding piece of work.


-- 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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