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Fresian horse carving - finished

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Project by wyeth posted 12-02-2012 04:09 AM 1006 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This whittled pine carving had now been given the antiqued folk-art finish so I putting it up again as promised.

-- David Australia





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#1 posted 12-02-2012 04:53 AM

very nice work.
Artsy ….
would make a nice bronze.

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#2 posted 12-02-2012 11:02 AM

Nice carving. What’s the dimensions?

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#3 posted 12-02-2012 11:54 AM

I really like the way this turned out. The paints and the way you scraped it on the ridges really highlights the horse’s anatomy AND your work. Hard to believe this is actually 3 pieces. You did a great job and it would make anyone a great gift.

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#4 posted 12-02-2012 12:21 PM

Thanks Monte – It is only 40 X 35 cms

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#5 posted 12-02-2012 08:05 PM

great carving david.love the finish too

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#6 posted 12-02-2012 08:20 PM

Wonderful carving. The finish is perfect for the style of carving. Top Notch!!

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#7 posted 12-03-2012 03:53 AM

I like it! Very nice.

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#8 posted 12-04-2012 12:36 AM

A wow piece ,especially with the finish. Picture perspective had me thinking BIG! LOL!

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