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Chip carved napkin holder

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Project by MyChipCarving posted 12-06-2013 10:45 PM 2093 views 11 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This basswood napkin holder was chip carved using the Old World Style for the six leaf petals and traditional chip carving for the rest of the design. It has been finished with my quick and easy finish, sanding sealer and several coats of spray satin lacquer. Thanks for looking! If you’d like to learn how to chip carve, check out my website. Also, I hope to offer a chip carving class on LJ in early 2014. Stay tuned!

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996





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wunderaa

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#1 posted 12-06-2013 11:26 PM

Beautiful!

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#2 posted 12-07-2013 12:11 AM

Impressive details.

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#3 posted 12-07-2013 12:37 AM

Nice crisp cuts. I’m wanting to attempt relief carving next. Great job.

-- Tom in Madison, Indiana

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Oldtool

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#4 posted 12-07-2013 01:03 AM

Very nice carving, great detail.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#5 posted 12-07-2013 01:07 AM

very beautiful carving work!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 12-07-2013 04:24 AM

Exquisite!

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#7 posted 12-07-2013 05:03 AM

Amazing carving.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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kody

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#8 posted 12-07-2013 05:10 AM

Beautiful work.

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#9 posted 12-07-2013 07:25 AM

nice clean cuts ! wonderful work!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#10 posted 12-07-2013 09:33 AM

Fantastic work !!! Congratulations !!!

-- Lidiya,Russia.http://www.reznoe.ru/

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#11 posted 12-07-2013 10:01 AM

Extremely nice work

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#12 posted 12-07-2013 01:59 PM

Beautiful!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#13 posted 12-07-2013 04:19 PM

Marty, I always love to see your chip carving. That’s a beautiful piece.

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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#14 posted 12-07-2013 05:23 PM

Outstanding Chip Carving!! Very clean and crisp!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#15 posted 12-09-2013 10:20 PM

You got some serious carving skills! Like the details, wood and finishing. Great job!

-- "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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