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Project by wofowood posted 09-26-2012 12:11 PM 1678 views 17 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Carved flag project for the 4th (2011). It is roughly 4’ x 3 1/2’

26 pieces of oak with each stripe and the blue fields dyed

I have made a few of these since then… Always looking to make more of these and have some ideas for some future ones. Will post them here!

Hope you enjoy as much as I did making them.

-- If my work inspires you, please share your creation with me.





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MasterSergeant

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#1 posted 09-26-2012 12:24 PM

Very nice!!! I would like to know the processes you used to get this awesome piece of art!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#2 posted 09-26-2012 12:29 PM

beautiful job I too am curious about the carving process.

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.

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Tom

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#3 posted 09-26-2012 12:34 PM

WOW!! That is one fine piece of work! I am also interested in the process you used. Enquiring minds want to know! Thanks for sharing.

-- Tom in Spring Branch

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Ryan Bruzan

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#4 posted 09-26-2012 01:01 PM

That is very neat!

-- No matter how many factors go into thinking about a project, there is always one important new discovery to be made.

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3Gwoodguy

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#5 posted 09-26-2012 01:29 PM

I love it! Well done!

-- "The beatings will continue until moral improves" -- Bart Ridings, Illinois

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#6 posted 09-26-2012 01:37 PM

Very nice, well done.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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woodshaver

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#7 posted 09-26-2012 01:57 PM

Fantastic looking flag! Nice job!

Welcome to LJs’!!

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

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HorizontalMike

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#8 posted 09-26-2012 01:58 PM

I really like the 3-D effect. I almost didn’t click on this as it looked so real that I thought the project was about a flag pole or something. Well done!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#9 posted 09-26-2012 02:20 PM

Excellent…Did you sculpt it with an angle grinder?

-- We all must start somewhere in our journey of doing what we love to do.

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#10 posted 09-26-2012 02:47 PM

Great work would also be interested in hearing the process you use to make one… Looks awesome!

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

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Mainiac Matt

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#11 posted 09-26-2012 04:09 PM

very cool…

I too, would like to hear about the process.

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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GrandpaLen

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#12 posted 09-26-2012 04:34 PM

First of all I would like to say, Welcome to LumberJocks , a world of advise, opinions, and experiences, all shared without judgement.

Secondly, your depiction of ‘Old Glory’ is a thing of Beauty.

What must it take to mount that massive piece of Oak ?

Very nicely done. – Grandpa Len

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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ptofimpact

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#13 posted 09-26-2012 04:47 PM

Absolutely wonderful, Super representation of Old Glory, thank you for sharing

-- Pete in NC

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Time2beupinAZ

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#14 posted 09-26-2012 06:00 PM

That is just beautiful work you have made there.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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#15 posted 09-26-2012 06:17 PM

Great work on this.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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