Carved wooden spoons

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Project by quvia posted 11-24-2013 12:26 AM 1424 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These spoons were fun to carve. Keeps me busy while camping.Swan spoon is cherry and heart spoon is basswood.

-- Ted ,Conesus,N.Y.

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#1 posted 11-24-2013 12:49 AM

Nice work. Welcome to LJ!

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 11-24-2013 01:22 AM

Great job, welcome to LJ’s

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#3 posted 11-24-2013 04:28 PM

Welcome and… do great carvings! That swan is just amazing.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#4 posted 11-24-2013 04:38 PM

Vey nice, love’m

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#5 posted 11-24-2013 05:53 PM

These are nicely done. Good 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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#6 posted 11-24-2013 06:07 PM

A couple of good looking spoons !!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#7 posted 11-24-2013 07:30 PM

Thanks for all the nice comments.This site is nice to get idea’s

-- Ted ,Conesus,N.Y.

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#8 posted 11-24-2013 09:02 PM

These type of spoons were derived in Wales Uk were young women were given a handmade spoon by their intended spouses the more intricate the pattern the more devoted you were.It is still popular today this is a fine specimen lovely well done ( Bach) which means young man.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#9 posted 11-24-2013 09:53 PM

I was given a book Carving Spoons By Shirley Adler which I did most of my spoons. Your right about them being love spoons. They have many patternes which I have made many. Thanks for the comment.

-- Ted ,Conesus,N.Y.

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#10 posted 11-24-2013 10:45 PM

Very Nice Work Indeed Ted! Thanks For Posting!


-- I Take My Kids Everywhere! The Problem Is, They Keep Finding Their Way Back Home! (Rick, Ontario, Canada)

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#11 posted 11-25-2013 02:33 AM

Great looking spoons.

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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#12 posted 11-25-2013 09:35 AM

Very nice spoons. Is the 1st one a ball-in-cage?

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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#13 posted 11-25-2013 01:47 PM

Yes ,it is a ball in cage spoon. I have done many versions of this. There fun but you do have a few failures.

-- Ted ,Conesus,N.Y.

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#14 posted 11-27-2013 05:21 PM

Beautiful spoons! Great and intricate designs, very well carved. Great job!

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