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Project by Eli Adamit posted 502 days ago 1896 views 5 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch


Material: Olive tree root
Height: 52 cm, Length:85 cm, Width: 65 cm

First photo: A statue showing the Bedouin folklore symbols: The bedouin with a kaffiyah and akel (headdress and headband), tent, coffee set, camel and the inscription in Arabic along the path to the tent – the Bedouin’s blessing to his guest.

Second photo: Focusing on the head of the Bedouin, wearing a kaffiyah and akel.

Third photo: Focusing on the tent. At the left side of the photo, the Rababa – traditional musical instrument having one string.
. Fourth photo: Focusing on the g’zavh, tray and the finjans (coffee pot, tray and coffee cups(

Fifth photo: Focusing on the camel – used for transportation. Camels symbolize the economic status of the Bedouin.

Sixth Photo: Focusing on the script in Arabic. Bedouin’s blessing when a visitor comes to his tent: “Ahlan Usahlan, Hayek Allah” meaning “Welcome, God bless you”.

The root as raw material after clearing mud and removing the shell.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#1 posted 502 days ago

Eli its stunning ,love it

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#3 posted 502 days ago

Awesome. Great job. Thanks for sharing

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (

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#4 posted 502 days ago

Masterpiece! :-)

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#6 posted 502 days ago

AWESOME. Thank you for showing.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better.

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#7 posted 502 days ago

Very impressive work as always

-- 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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#8 posted 502 days ago

Hi Eli. I like this work !!!

-- Lidiya,Russia.

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#9 posted 502 days ago

Eli, this is incredible. The expression on the face of the Bedouin man is stunningly lifelike.

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 502 days ago

Awesome. The crack in thye face seems to add to the character and expression.

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

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#13 posted 501 days ago

Thank you all for your encourages comments.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#14 posted 501 days ago

My friend drew my attention that there is a printing mistake in the Arabic caption. So, I burned the two missing dots and here is the new photo.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#15 posted 501 days ago

Beautiful work. You are one of LJs master carvers/artists and your work is an inspiration to those like myself who want to improve or carving skills. Thanks for sharing this work.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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