LumberJocks

My Celtic cross .

  • Advertise with us

« back to Designing Woodworking Projects forum

Forum topic by SCOTSMAN posted 10-17-2009 04:59 PM 1323 views 0 times favorited 21 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View SCOTSMAN's profile

SCOTSMAN

5839 posts in 3126 days


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

3

Celtic cross2

celtic cross1

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


21 replies so far

View patron's profile

patron

13551 posts in 2882 days


#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

View Dick, & Barb Cain's profile

Dick, & Barb Cain

8693 posts in 3840 days


#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

View GuyK's profile

GuyK

356 posts in 3620 days


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

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

-- Guy Kroll www.thelandsathillsidefarms.org

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

115497 posts in 3118 days


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

Good Job alistair it looks great.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Joe Lyddon's profile

Joe Lyddon

9565 posts in 3593 days


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

... you are sure good!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

View SCOTSMAN's profile

SCOTSMAN

5839 posts in 3126 days


#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

View Gary's profile

Gary

8978 posts in 2974 days


#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

View SCOTSMAN's profile

SCOTSMAN

5839 posts in 3126 days


#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

View Bureaucrat's profile

Bureaucrat

18337 posts in 3193 days


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

A truly handsome cross Scotsman!

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

View Rob Drown's profile

Rob Drown

783 posts in 3374 days


#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

View RetiredCoastie's profile

RetiredCoastie

999 posts in 2724 days


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

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

-- www.thepatriotwoodworker.com Proud Supporter of Homes For Our Troops

View ellen35's profile

ellen35

2728 posts in 2973 days


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

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

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

View patron's profile

patron

13551 posts in 2882 days


#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

View Rustic's profile

Rustic

3231 posts in 3137 days


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

Wow is all I can say

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

View RetiredCoastie's profile

RetiredCoastie

999 posts in 2724 days


#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.

-- www.thepatriotwoodworker.com Proud Supporter of Homes For Our Troops

showing 1 through 15 of 21 replies

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

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

HomeRefurbers.com