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Forum topic by NSBruce posted 08-01-2015 11:56 AM 595 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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NSBruce

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08-01-2015 11:56 AM

Hey Gang Here is a Santa I carved in July from yellow cedar, he stands seven inches tall,painted in cacrylics, sealed with water based varnish, beard is painted chalky finish Amercania paint, no sealer used on the bead Bruce

g!

-- NSBruce


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#1 posted 08-01-2015 12:51 PM

Great looking Santa Bruce, nice paint job. You should post these under NEW PROJECT and more people will see them and hopefully comment. Keep the carvings coming.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#2 posted 08-01-2015 02:03 PM

He’s really cute and Christmas is going to be here before we know it. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#3 posted 08-01-2015 02:09 PM

Nice carving. Why would you not seal the beard?

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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#4 posted 08-01-2015 02:21 PM

Nice carving. In the off-season you could say he’s Obewan Kinobe.

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NSBruce

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#5 posted 08-01-2015 02:40 PM



Great looking Santa Bruce, nice paint job. You should post these under NEW PROJECT and more people will see them and hopefully comment. Keep the carvings coming.

- Bob Collins


Thanks Bob,
Someone else suggest i post on new projects, I will start doing
that in my next posting Bruce

-- NSBruce

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NSBruce

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#6 posted 08-01-2015 02:42 PM



He s really cute and Christmas is going to be here before we know it. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

- helluvawreck

Thanks Charles
Yea Christmas in less then five months away,many more Santa’s to carve
Bruce

-- NSBruce

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NSBruce

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#7 posted 08-01-2015 02:45 PM



Nice carving. Why would you not seal the beard?

- WoodNSawdust

Thanks for the compliment,I didn’t seal the beard because I use a chalky finish paint, makes the beard more like real hair Bruce

-- NSBruce

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NSBruce

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#8 posted 08-01-2015 02:47 PM



Nice carving. In the off-season you could say he s Obewan Kinobe.

- Yonak


Thanks Yonak I guess Santa will get called a whole bunch of names before he shows us the gifts in five months Bruce

-- NSBruce

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