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Project by GenerationWW posted 08-28-2012 10:48 PM 954 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was approach last week by someone who just lost their beloved dog. Anyway they wanted me to either wood burn or carve a portrait of the dog. I chose to carve it because carvings, in my opinion brings more life and dimension to the project. It’s carved from bass wood, the size of the item is 5”x7” and finished with 3 coats of tung oil. Thanks for looking!

-- list your handcrafted treasures @ www.generationwoodworks.com for free!





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Roger

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#1 posted 08-28-2012 11:05 PM

A really nicely done carving. I wanted to reach over & pet him/her. :)

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

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markswoodcraft

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#2 posted 08-29-2012 01:59 AM

Great Job on the carving

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#3 posted 08-29-2012 03:40 AM

Nice renditiion of a labrador retriever ! I can see our lab in this carving !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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Ken90712

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#4 posted 08-29-2012 07:54 AM

Great job, I have a Chlt Lab that is 9 that is like a child to us. Sorry to hear about your friends loss. This should make them feel better.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 08-29-2012 09:47 AM

What an awesome job you did on this. I love the simplicity of it and it’s something that you can be very proud of.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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GenerationWW

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#6 posted 08-29-2012 07:07 PM

Thanks for the kind words everyone!

-- list your handcrafted treasures @ www.generationwoodworks.com for free!

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#7 posted 09-18-2012 05:54 PM

Good job man!

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GenerationWW

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#8 posted 09-18-2012 11:51 PM

Thanks!

-- list your handcrafted treasures @ www.generationwoodworks.com for free!

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