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Project by Justin Gordon posted 11-24-2013 08:10 PM 983 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the Grumpy Guy’s Wine Bar accessory; This grumpy face guy is carved from basswood, painted with acrylics, and finished with a dark antiquing wax with a cork to fit most wine bottles. It has a turned mahogany base with a semigloss polyurethane finish and a felt bottom. It’s just under 7inches tall, 3 inches wide, and is signed and dated. Just another day at the office.

Thanks to all for the comments. Sorry I can’t respond, but something’s wierd with my page where the link to the ‘comments’ doesn’t work. I’m not being antisocial. It’s a broken link. Not sure how to fix it….Justin

https://www.etsy.com/listing/170516570/heres-a-gift-for-a-grumpy-wine-lovers?

-- Justin@ElwinDesigns.com





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Northwest29

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#1 posted 11-24-2013 08:21 PM

Very well done carving! Great facial features and coloration.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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Rick

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#2 posted 11-24-2013 10:19 PM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Posting!

Rick

-- How long is a Minute? That depends on which side of the Bathroom Door You're On!

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peterford

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#3 posted 11-24-2013 11:14 PM

FANTASTIC CARVING..ONE WISHES WE COULD DO THAT…i DO RINGMASTER CREATIONS..YOUR’S ARE WONERFUL

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Woodbridge

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#4 posted 11-25-2013 12:54 AM

wonderful carving. I am amazed at how you can get such crisp detail in such a small carving

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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roy

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#5 posted 11-25-2013 06:07 AM

very cool

-- tn hillbilly.." tryin to do the best i can with what i got "

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HuckD

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#6 posted 11-25-2013 01:58 PM

Love it! He looks like a relative of mine. lol

-- Time is what keeps everything from happening all at once.

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MShort

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#7 posted 11-25-2013 02:00 PM

I am thinking you could have named him Scrooge. What an expression… Fantastic !!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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Surfside

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#8 posted 11-25-2013 08:48 PM

I am in awe by the details of this wood carved project that’s flawlessly executed.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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jim65

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#9 posted 11-25-2013 09:17 PM

Exceptional! Great Carving

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#10 posted 11-26-2013 09:51 PM

Amaizing, so realistic.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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

Fantastic work on expression. Like the hair!

-- CJ, https://www.etsy.com/shop/cjsolberg?ref=si_shop

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#12 posted 12-07-2013 07:49 PM

Way Cool !!! Love this guy..

-- Dennis Stallings; I am what I am,And that's all what I am...

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