My first carving

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Project by funcfish posted 04-02-2013 08:44 AM 939 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Carved this little bird out of a leftover dowel. I’m just getting into carving and next time I’m going to carve something larger. I placed a lighter next to the bird so you can see the scale.

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 04-02-2013 10:11 AM

Impressive for your first.

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-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 04-02-2013 01:52 PM

That’s snall. However, it looks like a fun project. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#3 posted 04-02-2013 03:56 PM

great job and welcome

-- Joel

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#4 posted 04-02-2013 04:18 PM

I have recently taken up carving too. I did a small bear that ended up a key chain for the wife.

I talked to my local Carving club and they said when we are starting out, it would do us better if we did larger projects. 5-6” or so.

It looks awesome though, I just thought I would share what my local pro’s said in regards to smaller carvings~

-- Ride hard or go home~

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#5 posted 04-02-2013 05:44 PM

A small beginning…

-- Dreaming patterns

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#6 posted 04-03-2013 06:37 AM

Doesn’t matter the size as long as it was satifying. I like it. Very nice. Keep it up.

-- Burnt, E. TX

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