Black Walnut Hand Carved Headboard

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Project by grabovetskiy posted 12-26-2012 09:58 PM 5840 views 20 times favorited 61 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In september of 2012 I had new project for one my customers in state of WA. It took me about 2,5 month to carve by hand this headboard. You can see step by step video on youtube

or on vimio

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#1 posted 12-26-2012 10:04 PM

I am quite impressed with the process you went through for this project and you actually presented it very well too.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#2 posted 12-26-2012 10:30 PM

ART….pure and simple.

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#3 posted 12-26-2012 10:43 PM

Beautiful work, chapeau bas… :)


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#4 posted 12-26-2012 10:47 PM

Very nice…! You do good work.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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#5 posted 12-26-2012 10:48 PM

Well done 5 out of 5 stars

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#6 posted 12-26-2012 10:55 PM

Fantastic !!

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#7 posted 12-26-2012 10:58 PM

Excellent work !

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#8 posted 12-26-2012 11:05 PM

Beautiful lines and graceful combinations.

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#9 posted 12-26-2012 11:18 PM

A stunning work of art!

-- Max the "night janitor" at

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#10 posted 12-26-2012 11:35 PM

Absolutely amazing, very well done, not five out of five but ten out of ten.. I love the work and the video.. AA++ job.. Papa


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#11 posted 12-27-2012 12:06 AM

Welcome to Ljs
It’s a pure pleasure to see you carved master work here,Amazing and beautiful.

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#12 posted 12-27-2012 12:16 AM

Just fascinating to see the photos of the process. The result is astonishing. Thanks for sharing and welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- "...a band of small discoveries, strung like pearls on a thread of curiosity, lending richness to our work...." - James Krenov.......

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#13 posted 12-27-2012 12:31 AM

Wow!! What superb skill.

-- I cut it three times and it's still too short!!

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#14 posted 12-27-2012 12:43 AM

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! That is a work of art. Very nice carving!!
You are one great carver!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks for sharing with us!!
Oh, by the way, WELCOME TO LUMBRJOCKS. You are truly a Master Carver right in the middle of wood furniture making in N Carolina. I used to work for Steelcase and we had a plant in Ashville. We made all of our wood color masters down there.

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

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#15 posted 12-27-2012 01:06 AM

Absolutely incredible craftsmanship !!

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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