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Project by 49bill posted 564 days ago 817 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Happy Valentine’s Day to my sweet darling wife.
Made this wood flower,and vase instead of rushing out to the store for all that quick flower and candy junk.

Flower materials
pedals – pine
leaves – pine
stem – aspen
flower center back – red oak
flower center front – bubinga
hummbingbird – flamed box elder
vase – black walnut

As you see I don’t know the correct names of all the flower parts,but the flower, and hummingbird is a scrollsaw pattern from Steve Good,and the vase is my own turning project.

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia





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majuvla

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#1 posted 564 days ago

Beautiful sculpture.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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WoodGoddess

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#2 posted 564 days ago

I love this! It’s unique and so lovely! Thanks so much for sharing. Hummingbirds make everyone smile. :-)

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Woodenwizard

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#3 posted 564 days ago

Fun and well done.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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ldl

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#4 posted 564 days ago

Great job Bill. Hummingbird sets it off

I can’t let my wife see this or I would have to “try” to make on of them. She is crazy about hummingbirds.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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murch

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#5 posted 563 days ago

Wow, I like that. Great job.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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a1Jim

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#6 posted 563 days ago

Unique and well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Fishinbo

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#7 posted 563 days ago

Very creative and wonderful gift to wife. Earned major points for this. Way to go!

—www.sawblade.com

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Roger

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#8 posted 563 days ago

Very dainty, and a gr8 piece o art.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Natalie

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#9 posted 563 days ago

It’s a score in my book!

-- Natalie - My mind is like a bad neighborhood, I don't like to go there alone.

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cosmicturner

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#10 posted 557 days ago

Really nice I like how you incorporated so many skills into one project…nice work

-- Cosmicturner

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