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Project by doug_w posted 802 days ago 860 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The template from this cutting is made from a pastel interpretation of a photo of my father who passed away about 30 years ago. Unfortunately the photo has been lost so this is an interpretation of an interpretation of his image. The difficulty was getting a white beard to look right using only cuts that are dark. The cutting is on tiger maple with a velvet backing.

-- Doug, Georgia





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Woodenwizard

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#1 posted 802 days ago

Outstanding. The beard turned out great and the expression in the eyes is wonderful.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Cozmo35

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#2 posted 801 days ago

Great cutting!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Jim Sellers

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#3 posted 801 days ago

great interpretation of another great interpretation

-- J.C.Sellers

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TexasJim

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#4 posted 801 days ago

That is a fantastic piece of work.

-- If the world was a logical place, men would be the ones who ride horses sidesaddle.

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Mathew

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#5 posted 801 days ago

This is an excellent display of skill and the purpose and result is touching. An admirable remembrance for Father’s day.

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jeanmarc

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#6 posted 800 days ago

very nice.great job

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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