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Project by Jimthecarver posted 12-04-2013 at 06:08 PM 1036 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These little sticks are a blast to make. It’s rewarding to take scrap and make something.
Woods used yellow heart, canary, purple heart, black walnut, and blood wood. They should make nice stocking stuffers.

Thanks for the view.
Hope everyone has a Merry Christmas

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.





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cosmicturner

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#1 posted 12-04-2013 at 06:20 PM

Very nice, great work they will make great stocking stuffers

-- Cosmicturner

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#2 posted 12-05-2013 at 02:28 AM

great

-- Gintaras, http://www.woodatelier.com

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#3 posted 12-05-2013 at 06:15 AM

You have a lot of talent in this department Jim.

Those who are lucky enough to receive those items are going to have an automatic heirloom in their possession.

Hope you have a Merry Christmas as well.

-- Having fun...Eric

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#4 posted 12-05-2013 at 06:45 AM

Wow these are cool,really nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 12-05-2013 at 08:03 AM

If I had hair….. I’d be wanting me one of those. Hmmmm…. I suppose I could use it to skewer the olives at the bottom of the martini glass.

Really nice work Jim. You are definitely a highly skilled wood carver. Kudos!

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

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#6 posted 12-05-2013 at 08:13 AM

You’ve done a really nice job on these. They should be very popular this year.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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#7 posted 12-05-2013 at 08:40 AM

Great carving, Jim!! Would make great gifts!!

<(B^)

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

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mpounders

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#8 posted 12-05-2013 at 01:59 PM

Those are gorgeous! Beautiful design, beautiful wood, beautiful carving!

-- Mike P., Arkansas, http://mikepounders.weebly.com

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Jimthecarver

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#9 posted 12-05-2013 at 06:43 PM

Thank you all for your gracious comments.
The fun never stops around here.
It seems I have been bitten by the carving bug and I must do something with it.
Although they are getting smaller each time….talk about level of difficultly, it’s what I love.
Ummmm besides LJ’s. ;-)

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#10 posted 12-09-2013 at 05:55 AM

Those are very kool. Very intricate.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#11 posted 12-10-2013 at 07:19 AM

Lovely hair sticks! Excellent carving on those delicate designs. Ladies will want them.

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