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Project by George posted 12-24-2012 04:28 AM 1417 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife’s Christmas present I made for her. It’s made of mahogany, lacewood, walnut, coccobolla, cedar, basswood, and douglas fir. It’s supposed to be a Chickadee sitting on a limb. Took me quite a few hours to make it, I had to hide the project when I wasn’t working on it so she wouldn’t happen by and see it. A pure labor of love for my sweet wife at Christmas!

-- I did measure it twice, it's still too short.





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#1 posted 12-24-2012 04:36 AM

Wonderful job ,she will love it.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 12-24-2012 04:40 AM

Very beautiful

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

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#3 posted 12-24-2012 04:57 AM

Great job of scrolling and sanding, and sanding, and sanding..

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#4 posted 12-24-2012 05:51 AM

beautiful work, it looks great.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 12-24-2012 03:04 PM

Very Beautiful Work! great present!

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

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#6 posted 12-24-2012 03:05 PM

looks great

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luv2learn

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#7 posted 12-25-2012 12:07 AM

You are going to have one very happy wife. Great work!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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woodworker15

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#8 posted 12-25-2012 02:09 AM

Another great job

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intarsia92

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#9 posted 12-25-2012 04:56 PM

Very nice job, Your wife’s going to love it.

-- Intarsia92

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#10 posted 12-28-2012 03:24 AM

Beautifully done.

Kevin

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