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Project by jjw5858 posted 03-30-2013 11:03 PM 1100 views 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey everyone! Hope all is well out there in the land of wood work!

Here is my latest spoon carving session.

Made from pine this piece is a real favorite. I attempted a more bold curvature in this spoons design and with some hard work was rewarded with a real looker and user of a spoon.

The website is in the final stages of touch ups!
Soon friends I will announce the launch of my new website with plenty of spoon craft, woodcraft, traditional hand tools and all sorts of ongoing stuff!

Thanks for taking a look, and as always keep makin’ shavins’!!!!

CHEERS,

Joe

-- "Make something you love tomorrow...and do it slowly" JLB





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 03-30-2013 11:28 PM

Another one-of-a kind true beauty. Love the grain on this piece! Great workmanship.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Brit

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#2 posted 03-30-2013 11:58 PM

Gorgeous spoon Joe. It reminds me of the strata that you sometimes see in sandstone.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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oldnovice

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#3 posted 03-31-2013 12:03 AM

I really like this one Joe. What is the material … Yellow Heart?

The curvature is a lot different than the mostly flat spoons!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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Courtney

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#4 posted 03-31-2013 12:17 AM

Really beautiful grain and shape! Nice carving.

-- It's very common for people to separate things they do from the things they need. - Jogge Sundqvist

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Roman Hrytsak

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#5 posted 03-31-2013 12:18 AM

The wood grain and curvature in the handle work well together. Your style is evolving. Nice piece. RH

-- Roman:... there are no mistakes, just opportunities for a design change!

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kiefer

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#6 posted 03-31-2013 12:29 AM

Really nice Joe
Very nice finish on that pine makes it look inviting .

-- Kiefer 松

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#7 posted 03-31-2013 01:24 AM

Like the curves. This would be a good scoop.

Looking forward to the website

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

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woodworker59

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#8 posted 03-31-2013 01:31 AM

that would be the perfect spoon to dip into a nice hot bowl of New England Clam Chowder.. getting hungry just looking at the spoon,... that’s its, I’m having some chowder.. now see what ya did.. keep up the great work.. this one is especially nice.. I agree with all the others, the grain and finish, set thing one apart.. yee haw I am starvin.. Papa

-- Papa@papaswoodworking.com

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markswoodcraft

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#9 posted 03-31-2013 02:53 AM

looks great!

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WoodenFrog

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#10 posted 03-31-2013 07:23 AM

Very nice! This one is just beautiful!
Great Job!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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#11 posted 03-31-2013 07:34 AM

That is a looker…...................

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

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#12 posted 03-31-2013 10:13 AM

Nice one Joe
Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#13 posted 03-31-2013 10:27 AM

Nice.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Jim Jakosh

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#14 posted 03-31-2013 12:45 PM

That one is a real beauty!!!!!!!!.............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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helluvawreck

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#15 posted 03-31-2013 01:06 PM

Nice work on this spoon.

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

-- 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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