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Project by ALBeam posted 05-28-2013 03:42 AM 878 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this for my friend’s nephew. 2 pieces of pine cut with a jigsaw and shaped on a belt sander. I used a file for the shell details. finished with acrylic paint and spray shellac. ~6”x 4”x 2”

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#1 posted 05-28-2013 04:24 AM

thats to cool

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#2 posted 05-28-2013 11:02 AM

Nice job. You did a good job on the detail painting. I bet she loves it!

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#3 posted 05-28-2013 11:31 AM

Very cool looking turtle, looks like some good effort and time went into it; hope the kid appreciates it.

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#4 posted 05-28-2013 12:12 PM

It’s a nice one. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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