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Santa Ornaments - First attempt at wood carving

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Project by Kirk Lewellen posted 12-17-2012 03:36 PM 1243 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Merry Christamas!

I have never done any carving until now, I saw a you tube video on a 5 minute wizzard that inspired these little guys. I have carved several out of a 3/4” X 3/4” piece of poplar however the 1” X 1” bass wood is certainly the wood of choice for carving and I can see why.

-- Kirk Lewellen, Murfreesboro, TN





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 12-17-2012 04:43 PM

Looks like fun.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-17-2012 05:02 PM

Fun and inspirational! Keep them coming.

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#3 posted 12-17-2012 07:27 PM

Nice Work!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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#4 posted 12-17-2012 08:06 PM

very nice, I certainly would not know you are new to carving.

-- I'm only deaf in one ear,,,,,I just can't hear out of the other one., Denny, Indiana implant, living in PA

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#5 posted 12-22-2012 09:30 PM

Nice job. Those are the types of santas I started out with. Keep it up.

-- Tom in Madison, Indiana

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#6 posted 05-03-2013 04:54 AM

You have inspired me. Thank you

-- Ken

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