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#1 posted 05-27-2014 08:18 PM

Art of a specialist. Very difficult. But I like your Chevy more!

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#2 posted 05-27-2014 08:40 PM

I have the wood but that’s it! It amazes me to see this incredible display of art. Just as it does your work Mike!
Thanks for sharing!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#3 posted 05-27-2014 10:02 PM

Incredible Carvings Mike! Yes. Just like Michelangelo. Veins, Pores, Muscle Tension, etc.

You have to have an in depth knowledge of Human Anatomy to bring out that kind of Detail.

Thanks for Posting this.

Rick

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#4 posted 05-27-2014 11:09 PM

Gotta love the swimmer. Something TOTALLY different!

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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#5 posted 05-27-2014 11:50 PM

Woha, Great work.

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#6 posted 05-28-2014 12:40 AM

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#7 posted 05-28-2014 12:40 AM

very cool

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#8 posted 05-28-2014 01:38 AM

Absolutely stunning! Thanks for posting.

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#9 posted 05-28-2014 01:46 AM

Incredible work. Thanks for sharing.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#10 posted 05-28-2014 07:01 AM

It always amazes me how far a skill can be perfected, but as Rick points out it is a lot more than just carving skill that is required to do this level of work.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#11 posted 05-28-2014 10:04 AM

A little obsessive like Monte. Highly focused and detailed oriented.

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#12 posted 05-29-2014 12:32 PM

So very incredible. Thnx for the link Mike.

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#13 posted 05-31-2014 01:32 AM

Awesome talent and carvings! Thanks Mike.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#14 posted 06-10-2014 07:43 AM

Amazing Mike, really amazing.
Makes one really humble.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#15 posted 06-10-2014 12:56 PM

Thank you very much for posting the link. I am headed this direction and it is so wonderful to see what others are doing in wood and sculpture. I want to transition from clay to wood, but I am honestly afraid.. why? I don’t know… it’s just wood…but I see this work and I wonder … will I ever be this good.. and then I think.. of course… just be fearless and if it takes a year… it takes a year.. if a day, its a day… but still some of the wood sculpture out there really is intimidating. LOL

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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