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Project by Rob W posted 01-17-2013 02:13 PM 1079 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When I am helping out someone that is new to carving, I tell then not to stress out about it. It is just a hunk of wood and if you don’t like the way it turns out, just throw it in the burn pile.

Well, sometimes the reverse is true as well.

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 01-17-2013 02:19 PM

Awesome work

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

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Tobes

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#2 posted 01-17-2013 04:28 PM

Nice carving! I’ve done a few of these myself and really enjoyed it. Almost looks like mesquite. Is it?

-- Tobes, AZ

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Rob W

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#3 posted 01-17-2013 08:32 PM

Thanks, It is walnut.

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com

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#4 posted 01-17-2013 11:20 PM

Nice work…especially in walnut too !

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

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#5 posted 01-18-2013 12:08 AM

If it doesn’t work out, you just make it something smaller and smaller…

-- How it happened that Mastro Cherry, carpenter, found a piece of wood that wept and laughed like a child.

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#6 posted 01-18-2013 01:41 AM

nice I have at one time did a lot ov this kind of carving but I like to use cotton wood bark it hard on knifes but easy to carve

-- Nimkee** Joe

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#7 posted 01-18-2013 03:24 PM

Very nice. I look at it in another way: You saved him from the flames, as wrriten in Zechariah 3:2 ” brand plucked from the fire”

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#8 posted 01-18-2013 07:39 PM

I love that reference Eli

Thanks

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com

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#9 posted 01-18-2013 08:31 PM

That moose stash must have taken forever to grow!

Heck of a nice carving ya did there.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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