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Project by ClaudeF posted 10-16-2013 01:06 AM 1424 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A stylized leaping dolphin in walnut. This is 12 inches tall, roughly 1.5 times the size of the original pattern. Pattern is from “The Art of Stylized Wood Carving” by Charles Solomon and David Hamilton.


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#1 posted 10-16-2013 02:08 AM

Very nicely done—so graceful!

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#2 posted 10-16-2013 03:52 AM

WOW! very nice carving.

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#3 posted 10-16-2013 08:03 AM

Lovely carving.

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#4 posted 10-16-2013 08:50 AM

Beautiful. A lot of fine detail, along with a very good choice of wood.

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#5 posted 10-16-2013 09:30 AM

Great job I love Dolphins, When we scuba dive and they come around its awlays a treat. Blondie and I did a 2 hour private swim with 3 dolphins this yr and we still smill when we think of it.

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#6 posted 10-16-2013 10:49 AM

Beautiful. You got the “move” so right. Well done!

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#7 posted 10-16-2013 12:01 PM

Nice carving.

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#8 posted 10-16-2013 01:11 PM

Nice work, this is awesome

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#9 posted 10-17-2013 01:26 AM

Wow!!! Great work!!!

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#10 posted 10-21-2013 04:50 PM

Absolutely beautiful artwork! Great sculpture on gorgeous wood and the finish is flawless.

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#11 posted 02-09-2018 04:59 AM

I worked with dolphins in my younger days, this is an exact shape of an Afalina dolphin.
Masterful work.

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