Art Wood Carvings Saint George

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Project by MariyaArts posted 07-21-2012 01:59 PM 2783 views 3 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Saint George
Material: Boxwood and Walnut wood
Measurements: 8.5”/8.5” or 22 cm/22 cm


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#1 posted 07-21-2012 02:07 PM

Beautiful work, nice detail! Thanks for sharing Mariya.

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#2 posted 07-21-2012 02:17 PM

Thank you!
It’s my pleasure!


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#3 posted 07-21-2012 02:52 PM

Saint George is smiling.
Awesome work Mariya, thanks for posting.

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#4 posted 07-21-2012 02:53 PM

Really Beautiful!! Thanks for sharing.

-- --May you have fair winds and following seas--

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#5 posted 07-21-2012 02:55 PM

another inspiring work. another favorite

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

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#6 posted 07-21-2012 03:06 PM

I am so sorry that the pictures can not show the soul of the carving.
Yes he is smiling, but in changing the light his expression changes in severity or sadness.
For me the most important is my job to have a soul, right it is a emanation of my soul!


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#7 posted 07-21-2012 05:47 PM

So inspiring…. teach me! :-)

-- Sneaking up on the line....

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#8 posted 07-21-2012 06:05 PM

I will!
The next week I will begin a series of posts on my blog.
I will try to track and publish the all consecutive stages of the whole work of one project.
All are welcome!


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#9 posted 07-21-2012 06:36 PM

Wonderful work! Thanks for sharing. Looking forward to your posts on your blog.
I totally agree with a person’s efforts being an extension of their soul.

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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#10 posted 07-21-2012 07:27 PM

That is amazing! I’m sure it will be admired for years. The finish is smooth and not fuzzy like some carvings. Well done.

-- I never finish anyth

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#11 posted 07-21-2012 08:52 PM

Mariya, all of your carvings are so very beautiful, this one included. I like the live edge /bark that you have left on the box wood. You are a very talented artist. I’m looking forward to your blog. I would love to learn how to carve and see how you do it.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#12 posted 07-21-2012 09:16 PM

Leaves me in awe every time I see your work. Beautifully done.

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

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#13 posted 07-21-2012 09:53 PM

Awesome work! I’m going to buddy you so I don’t miss the carving class ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#14 posted 07-21-2012 09:55 PM

Spectacular work.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#15 posted 07-22-2012 12:03 AM

Oh my my Mariya ! Nuttin but, Wow!! Oh, and top-3 congrats also.. :)

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

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