Lamplighter Santa

  • Advertise with us
Project by mpounders posted 12-09-2013 03:07 PM 731 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,

9 comments so far

View wizzardofwood's profile


229 posts in 1956 days

#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"

View Jimthecarver's profile


1123 posts in 2872 days

#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.

View helluvawreck's profile


19499 posts in 1954 days

#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

-- 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

View Northwest29's profile


1278 posts in 1577 days

#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."

View Woodbridge's profile


3294 posts in 1505 days

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

wow, beautiful work and a great looking santa.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View Roger's profile


17850 posts in 1891 days

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

1st class all the way Mike

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

View Bluepine38's profile


3217 posts in 2172 days

#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 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

View kiefer's profile


4215 posts in 1754 days

#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 .


-- Kiefer 松

View redryder's profile


2332 posts in 2189 days

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

Another great carving.

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

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics