Fish Carving - First try

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Project by camps764 posted 470 days ago 669 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is actually a very old project. Predates pretty much everything else I’ve done.

Carved out of cedar using dremmel tool and a variety of bits and drum sanders.

Did this one and a few others. Made me REALLY appreciate the amount of detail and skill that goes into the fish carvings people complete.

It was fun and VERY time consuming. Probably would have been better/easier with a foredom or a flex tool attachment for the dremmel.

-- Steve. Visit my website

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#1 posted 470 days ago

I think it looks good, Steve.

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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#2 posted 470 days ago

Thanks Charles!

-- Steve. Visit my website

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#3 posted 470 days ago

I like it very nice carving.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 469 days ago

Very nice job, but it looks nothing like the plan it’s on.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#5 posted 469 days ago

It looks like it will swim away any moment.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 467 days ago

Very nice fish carving. You captured its movement. Well done!

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#7 posted 464 days ago

Looks great, that’s quite the accomplishment!

-- Will, Ontario Canada. "I can do fast, cheap and good, but you can only pick two... "

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