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Project by Jimthecarver posted 06-16-2008 01:05 AM 1142 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This spoon was carved in Rosewood.
It’s depicting the Arizona Desert in full moon. Finished in 3 coats of poly, this wood is very hard and difficult to carve but it was a joy and a challenge at the same time. Its 2.5” X 13” approx.
Thank you for viewing.
Jim

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.





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GaryK

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#1 posted 06-16-2008 01:08 AM

Looks nice! I bet is was hard to carve!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 06-16-2008 01:17 AM

Rosewoods are so nice…what size is this piece ?

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#3 posted 06-16-2008 01:31 AM

damn jim that is one fine caving. keep up the good work.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com

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#4 posted 06-16-2008 03:35 AM

great looking spoon … how many hours did it take ?

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#5 posted 06-16-2008 03:52 AM

wow wonderful looking spoon. the rosewood is beautiful too!

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#6 posted 06-16-2008 03:54 AM

Gorgeous carving Jim. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#7 posted 06-16-2008 04:26 AM

Great looking carving! Love the Southwest theme.

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