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Project by jjw5858 posted 390 days ago 982 views 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey everyone! Hope all is well out there in the land of wood work!

Here is my latest spoon carving session.

Made from pine this piece is a real favorite. I attempted a more bold curvature in this spoons design and with some hard work was rewarded with a real looker and user of a spoon.

The website is in the final stages of touch ups!
Soon friends I will announce the launch of my new website with plenty of spoon craft, woodcraft, traditional hand tools and all sorts of ongoing stuff!

Thanks for taking a look, and as always keep makin’ shavins’!!!!

CHEERS,

Joe

-- "Make something you love tomorrow...and do it slowly" JLB





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 390 days ago

Another one-of-a kind true beauty. Love the grain on this piece! Great workmanship.

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

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Brit

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#2 posted 390 days ago

Gorgeous spoon Joe. It reminds me of the strata that you sometimes see in sandstone.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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oldnovice

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#3 posted 390 days ago

I really like this one Joe. What is the material … Yellow Heart?

The curvature is a lot different than the mostly flat spoons!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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Courtney

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#4 posted 390 days ago

Really beautiful grain and shape! Nice carving.

-- It's very common for people to separate things they do from the things they need. - Jogge Sundqvist

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Roman Hrytsak

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#5 posted 390 days ago

The wood grain and curvature in the handle work well together. Your style is evolving. Nice piece. RH

-- Roman:... there are no mistakes, just opportunities for a design change!

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kiefer

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#6 posted 390 days ago

Really nice Joe
Very nice finish on that pine makes it look inviting .

-- Kiefer 松

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Monte Pittman

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#7 posted 390 days ago

Like the curves. This would be a good scoop.

Looking forward to the website

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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woodworker59

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#8 posted 390 days ago

that would be the perfect spoon to dip into a nice hot bowl of New England Clam Chowder.. getting hungry just looking at the spoon,... that’s its, I’m having some chowder.. now see what ya did.. keep up the great work.. this one is especially nice.. I agree with all the others, the grain and finish, set thing one apart.. yee haw I am starvin.. Papa

-- Papa@papaswoodworking.com

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markswoodcraft

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#9 posted 389 days ago

looks great!

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WoodenFrog

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#10 posted 389 days ago

Very nice! This one is just beautiful!
Great Job!

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

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redryder

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#11 posted 389 days ago

That is a looker…...................

-- mike...............

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Jamie Speirs

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#12 posted 389 days ago

Nice one Joe
Jamie

-- 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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stefang

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#13 posted 389 days ago

Nice.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Jim Jakosh

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#14 posted 389 days ago

That one is a real beauty!!!!!!!!.............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!!

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helluvawreck

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#15 posted 389 days ago

Nice work on this spoon.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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