Wounded Warrior

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This is another in a series of driftwood log found sculpture with a Steam punk twist. I found this walnut piece that resembled a shoen in a river bottom. I then put two pieces of another log together to make the leg and set it high on a live edge base then lifted it with a three and half inch thick walnut with a live edge end piece to give it strenth and let it breath under with another twisted driftwood piece. I then loaded the top leg with old copper to make it look like a busted leg with tendons and bone comming out. I then called it Wounded Warrior after all the Veterns that gave there leg to our freedom. All this and Heaven too.

-- "The hand is the cutting edge of the mind but the wind and sun are the healing factors of the heart

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#1 posted 10-09-2012 01:00 AM

well done art

and a good reminder and thank you
for all those that serve(d)

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 10-09-2012 01:12 AM

Very NICE!

That’s giving an old piece of wood the ole ‘boot’! LOL

COOL way of putting it all together!

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#3 posted 10-09-2012 02:18 AM

Nice piece of art!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 10-09-2012 06:32 AM

A sadly fitting tribute. Nicely done.

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

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#5 posted 10-09-2012 01:17 PM

A real beauty! Great work.

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

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#6 posted 10-11-2012 03:57 AM

Nicely Done!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#7 posted 10-12-2012 03:58 PM

An apt tribute to the protectors of our freedom that we don’t do enough of. Thank you.

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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