Sycamore and Cherry Spoons!

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Project by jjw5858 posted 02-14-2013 10:43 PM 1213 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey everyone! I want to thank you for checking out the spoon making video!

If you did not have a chance to view the video here is the link:

Here is a photo shoot of 2 that are finished (The Cherry spoon was the star in the video….lol) using my smaller template.

All hand carved using traditional sloyd techniques.

Thanks for taking a look!

Be well,


-- "Always continue to learn, laugh and share!" JJW

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#1 posted 02-14-2013 10:49 PM

Very well done and you’re right….the cherry one is the most beautiful of the two. Looking at the end of the handles, you are really getting good at the finer points of the detail work. Good job!

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

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#2 posted 02-15-2013 12:17 AM

Nicely done Joe.

-- - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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#3 posted 02-15-2013 12:25 AM

Joe the video was very well done
I like the keel on the cherry spoon


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#4 posted 02-15-2013 01:07 AM

Got to watch that video! I’ve always wanted to make spoons out of exotic woods like Kingwood. Excellent work, incorporating the beautiful change that was in the wood.

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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#5 posted 02-15-2013 01:43 AM

Love the spoons. I am in a hotel, but I’m heading home tomorrow. I plan to start carving my first spoon this weekend. Just happens the wood I have is cherry. I’ll watch your video when I get home. Can’t watch it now because my internet connection is soooo slowwww.

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#6 posted 02-15-2013 03:01 AM

I love your choice of woods as well as your workmanship

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 02-15-2013 04:49 AM

Awesome looking spoons Joe!! just awesome!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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

ahhh yes.. Some fine ice cream holders. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#9 posted 02-17-2013 07:46 PM

Great looking spoons, well done.

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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