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10-17-2009 04:59 PM

Here is My Celtic Cross made a few years ago I thought you might like to see it.Alistair

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-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease


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#1 posted 10-17-2009 05:15 PM

well done ,
what does the symbol say ?
or represent ?

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 10-17-2009 05:16 PM

Its beautiful, & with great craftsmanship.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#3 posted 10-17-2009 05:43 PM

Very nice, and I really like the selection of different woods.

-- Guy Kroll www.thelandsathillsidefarms.org

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#4 posted 10-17-2009 05:47 PM

Good Job alistair it looks great.

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#5 posted 10-17-2009 06:01 PM

... you are sure good!

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#6 posted 10-17-2009 07:06 PM

The symbol is Chi rho It is the first two letters in the greek spelling of the word Christ.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#7 posted 10-17-2009 08:19 PM

What kind of burl is that? Nice work

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#8 posted 10-17-2009 09:33 PM

I think the burl is elm but not exactly sure.I was given it with abunch of elm from a friend.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#9 posted 10-18-2009 02:29 AM

A truly handsome cross Scotsman!

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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#10 posted 10-18-2009 07:30 AM

Beautiful. Very very cool.

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

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#11 posted 10-18-2009 09:23 AM

Very nice Alistair! What type of burl is the base?

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#12 posted 10-18-2009 01:02 PM

Alistair,
That is truly beautiful work! I love the base.
Ellen

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#13 posted 10-18-2009 01:39 PM

i too like the ’ ELM BURL ’ base ,

what kind of burl is it ?

( see above )

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#14 posted 10-18-2009 05:55 PM

Wow is all I can say

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#15 posted 10-18-2009 06:14 PM

Sorry for the redundant question. I didn’t see the earlier response. My age is catching up with me but I hope to pass it soon.

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