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Project by tyskkvinna posted 12-09-2012 11:41 PM 1411 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Some Koi dancing around water carved into a piece of Michigan cherry… I think it is Michigan cherry. By serendipity, the fish ended up just outside of the heartwood. It really looks like I glued it on in person.. love it.

-- Lis - Michigan - -

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 12-09-2012 11:50 PM

Really cool, Lis. I like how all the levels of the log are present!

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

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 12-09-2012 11:56 PM

Really nice job. Great use of the wood displayed.

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

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#3 posted 12-10-2012 12:27 AM

Nice job! I wish I could carve. I can’t, but sure enjoy those who do! Thanks!

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

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#4 posted 12-10-2012 01:12 AM

MY do you do amazing work! Simply stunning!

You also have a great eye when it comes to setting up a piece.

Thanks for sharing this work.


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#5 posted 12-10-2012 02:52 AM

You certainly do have the knack. Beautiful job on this. It’s fantastic.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#6 posted 12-10-2012 03:46 AM

Fabulous… next piece of kit for me…CNC router…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#7 posted 12-10-2012 01:25 PM

Thanks everybody! :)

-- Lis - Michigan - -

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#8 posted 12-10-2012 11:29 PM

Great piece very nice talent being shown

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#9 posted 12-11-2012 12:51 AM

Very well placed. Gr8 things happen on accident all the time.. lol Very kool

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#10 posted 12-14-2012 11:39 AM

Leaving the wood ‘natural’ really adds to the piece. Nice work!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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