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Handcarved Wooden Swords

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Project by Scultoro3 posted 393 days ago 2961 views 19 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Inspired by a love of swords and with a belief that I could create swords from wood since steel was not an option, I first began by attempting to duplicate an Excalibar-type sword. It was one piece and the result was quite satisfying. Since then, I have increased the detail and authenticity of my swords such that a friend recently asked, ” How did you get the leather so evenly wrapped around the handle?” I was proud to remind him that the entire sword was fashioned from wood.

-- Howard, Maryland USA





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tbandikoot

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#1 posted 393 days ago

Stunning work! The detail you put into them is simply amazing!

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WoodenFrog

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#2 posted 393 days ago

Those are just AWESOME! Great Job!
Welcome to LUMBERJOCKS!!!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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simarilan

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#3 posted 393 days ago

Truly amazing.

-- Quality is easy to see - but hard to explain

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_Moose_

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#4 posted 393 days ago

Fantastic! You’re truly an artist. Very inspiring to many of us, I’m sure…I know there are alot of folks out there like me who love swords and wish we could make something even remotely close yours.

-- _Moose_ Hooper, UT

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YoungWilly

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#5 posted 393 days ago

Making wooden swords is on my wood project list too, these are so awesome, you did a GREAT job with these! Keep up the fantastic work!

-- -- Measure twice, cut once; why, did the wood grow?

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#6 posted 392 days ago

Wow! After comparing those to some that I made, I really need to step up my game.

-- Brian in Arlington, TX

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#7 posted 392 days ago

The details are incredible! These are absolutely beautiful! I haven’t graduated from whittling to carving yet, and after seeing these, I think I’ll stick to whittling my little birds. That way I won’t be forced to compare my carvings to these beauties.

Thanks for sharing!

-- John B.

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Scultoro3

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#8 posted 392 days ago

I am so appreciative of the positive comments. Encouragement and praise from fellow woodcarvers really satisfies. THANK YOU ALL !

-- Howard, Maryland USA

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TapTapTap

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#9 posted 392 days ago

Very nice work. What timber did you use?

-- BJ

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Mauricio

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#10 posted 392 days ago

holly crap, those are amazing!

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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CarvingCory

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#11 posted 392 days ago

Very Cool! I had the exact idea last week while flipping through a sword book and now seeing these beauties, I have some serious inspiration! Thanks Scultoro3

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RussInMichigan

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#12 posted 392 days ago

Wonderful to see.

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Rick M.

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#13 posted 391 days ago

These are incredible.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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#14 posted 378 days ago

wow great work again … keep on making them! if you havnt found your market you will..

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#15 posted 22 days ago

These are amazing I love them

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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