Saint George

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Material: Boxwood and Walnut wood
Measurements: 6.3” or 16cm


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#1 posted 567 days ago

Excellent work. Now go do more ;-)

-- Cats, beer and wood...perfect.

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#2 posted 567 days ago

Wonderful beautiful work, I run out of words to describe your talent, God Bless. Thank you for sharing.

-- Pete in NC

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#3 posted 567 days ago

Fantastic work!

-- "Make something you love tomorrow...and do it slowly" JLB

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#4 posted 567 days ago

I love the contrast between the smooth inside and the rough bark outside! That is really an awesome piece and very talented on your part to be able to produce. How did you know when the wood was dry enough to begin? Doesn’t the bark tend to fall off as the log dries?


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#5 posted 567 days ago

Thank you so much!
There are a lot of things on this issue.
Not every wood bark are suitable for this type of carving.
Boxwood is a great case.
I have a rule not to use wood that is not dry for at least five years in shadow!
Never dry in the sun and in the dryers.

As i promised, today i will upload on my blog a video showing the technology of my work.
I want to apologize for the poor quality and lack of sound, but this is the best of my camera.


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#6 posted 567 days ago

This is stunningly beautiful. A true masterpiece.

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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#7 posted 567 days ago

Absolutely wonderful! Thanks again.

-- Max the "night janitor" at

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#8 posted 567 days ago

That is real talent.

-- Max the "night janitor" at

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#9 posted 566 days ago

Beautiful is an understatement. You’re at a level very few can attain.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#10 posted 566 days ago

Fantastic work. I love it..

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#11 posted 566 days ago

Absolutely amazing. Well done!!

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#12 posted 566 days ago

Incredible woodworking…simply beautiful!

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#13 posted 566 days ago

An impressive piece ! Nicely composed photo too.

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

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#14 posted 566 days ago

Incredible, impressive, awesome, and any other word that means fantastic!!

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#15 posted 566 days ago

As always, outstanding!

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

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