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Amazement - פליאה

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Project by Eli Adamit posted 02-02-2013 03:27 PM 1336 views 1 time favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Stands at 27 CM height (about 11’‘).

The sculpture made of: Scientific Name – Prosopis Juliflora, Kind of Mesquite, Nick name – Yanbut (in Hebrew – ינבוט ).
The sculpture was carved according to the “house model” – one of my granddaughters. She sat around the table with her breakfast and I suddenly sat in front of her and I raised the camera. She opened big eyes and a little bit the mouth. She looked at me surprised, like asking me “Grandpa, what so early in the morning, I’m not totally waked up.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel





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#1 posted 02-02-2013 04:03 PM

Well done!

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

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#2 posted 02-02-2013 04:17 PM

Very well done…

-- Kenny, New York

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#3 posted 02-02-2013 04:18 PM

בדיוק

ינבוט
means ‘Sprout”, an apt name.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#4 posted 02-02-2013 04:18 PM

Lovey! This is a beautiful piece of woodcraft. Nice job.

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

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#5 posted 02-02-2013 05:41 PM

Dalas, in case you mean Germinate by the word ינבוט, as YINBOT but the name of the tree is YANBUT, Thanks.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#6 posted 02-02-2013 05:46 PM

double post

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#7 posted 02-02-2013 05:46 PM

Yes, Germinate or sprout. At least according to what grandmother taught me, LOL.

For too many years I haven’t used the language.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#8 posted 02-02-2013 05:55 PM

Eli, It’s beautiful, Master work made. Well done

-- Dolev Meir --- Nes-Ziona Israel

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#9 posted 02-02-2013 10:17 PM

beautiful carving!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#10 posted 02-02-2013 11:28 PM

Eli, I’m “amazed” and impressed by your extraordinary sculptures each time anew.
Thanks for sharing.

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#11 posted 02-02-2013 11:34 PM

A wonderful carving. I love the the expression on her face. You should be proud of this work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#12 posted 02-03-2013 02:34 AM

Your artistry is wonderful and your subjest perfect!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#13 posted 02-03-2013 12:19 PM

Beautiful work

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

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#14 posted 02-03-2013 12:29 PM

Very nice. An envious of your skill.

-- George Coles, Antipolo, Philippines

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#15 posted 02-03-2013 02:43 PM

Very nice!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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