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"Yully" the Elf Wizard, Wood Spirit by Gary "Wiz" Burns the treewiz

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I introduce to you “Yully” the Elf Wizard. He really turned out great! He’s a very wise soul. He is always cheery and passes wonderful energy to all who are around him. “Yully” inspires the Elves to pitch in and they all have such a Wonderful time doing anything just because they are all together. He is truly inspired where ever he goes and takes advantage of every moment. He has great vision and knows just what each moment demands to offer harmony and tranquility to all that understand.

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I have flattened the back so that he hangs on the wall. He measures 8” tall x 6” wide x 3” deep.

He is carved out of an old growth pine knot. A pine knot is what a branch does when it goes into the trunk of a pine tree. The tree dies, rots and falls over, and the trunk eventually rots away leaving the knot. Very few of these are good to carve as the sun bakes them and eventually the critters eat them. It is my favorite wood to carve faces and fish with.

-- Gary "Wiz" Burns, Oregon, http://www.treewiz.etsy.com





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JJohnston

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#1 posted 138 days ago

Looks like Donald Sutherland!

-- The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary. - H.L. Mencken

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#2 posted 138 days ago

Very cool carving.

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#3 posted 138 days ago

great Carving, detail is fab!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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Dutchy

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#4 posted 138 days ago

Beautiful piece of art.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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Monte Pittman

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#5 posted 138 days ago

Possibly the best I have ever seen

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#6 posted 138 days ago

Excellent carving as always Gary…the face has so much character in it…Excellent.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#7 posted 138 days ago

Hello Gary,
this is really a beautiful piece off carving.
Thank you for showing.

Henrie.

-- Greetings from the Netherlands.

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#8 posted 138 days ago

Outstanding!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#9 posted 138 days ago

jeepers, you are good!

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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Mainiac Matt

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#10 posted 138 days ago

Wow! Such great expression on his face

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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wiz

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#11 posted 138 days ago

Thank you all so much!! I really appreciate all of your comments!!

<(B^)

-- Gary "Wiz" Burns, Oregon, http://www.treewiz.etsy.com

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Tttony

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#12 posted 138 days ago

Now that is Talent!!! Beautiful piece of work, I am truly amazed at that, talk about detail. Keep up the excellent work.

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Rick

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#13 posted 137 days ago

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing!

Rick

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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#14 posted 137 days ago

Very nice. You do a terrific job.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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wooded

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#15 posted 136 days ago

Beautiful! .............. ;-J

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo. jdelong264@msn.com

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