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Project by mpounders posted 12-09-2013 03:07 PM 543 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just finished this guy over the weekend. He is about 12” tall from basswood, and finished with acrylic was. He has a regal, serious look, as he treks through the night making his deliveries. He is available for purchase on my website. Thanks for looking!

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





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wizzardofwood

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#1 posted 12-09-2013 03:24 PM

this is what makes Christmas Christmas …...the Sharing of our visions…........great JOB

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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Jimthecarver

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#2 posted 12-09-2013 04:05 PM

Perfect timing…just like ole saint nick.
This would look great sitting in my living room.
Thanks for sharing.

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

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 12-09-2013 04:10 PM

It’s a wonderful carving, Mike. As always, I love your work and it just keeps getting better and better.

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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Northwest29

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#4 posted 12-09-2013 04:18 PM

Just love this old Santa. Great job Mike!

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

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Woodbridge

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#5 posted 12-09-2013 05:56 PM

wow, beautiful work and a great looking santa.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Roger

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#6 posted 12-10-2013 03:39 AM

1st class all the way Mike

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

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Bluepine38

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#7 posted 12-11-2013 03:17 AM

Immediately brought back memories of “The Old Lamplighter” by the Browns. Yes, I am that old! Great
looking Santa and thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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kiefer

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#8 posted 12-11-2013 05:02 AM

You made my day with this and I made one of the pics the background on my computer ,hope you don’t mind
the grand kids love it .
Just a wonderful carving and I keep looking at it and getting in the Christmas spirit .

Thanks

-- Kiefer 松

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redryder

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#9 posted 12-11-2013 07:53 AM

Another great carving.

Nice website you have built-up…................

-- mike...............

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