The Prayer

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Project by Eli Adamit posted 06-01-2009 08:36 AM 2420 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The Prayer – Grevillea tree.
This sculpture was carved with inspiration from the painting “Freedom of Worship” painted by Norman Rockwell.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#1 posted 06-01-2009 09:05 AM

This is incredible work! I bet you have years of practice into wood carving. Good stuff!

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#2 posted 06-01-2009 10:32 AM

Magnifiicent work

-- Colin, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. "Every craftsman was once an amateur"

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#3 posted 06-01-2009 12:32 PM

WOW….Looks great…very nice

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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#4 posted 06-01-2009 02:26 PM

Beautiful carving. He looks so real!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#5 posted 06-01-2009 07:26 PM

Very nice carving. Well done!

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#6 posted 06-01-2009 10:24 PM

Very impressive work. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 06-01-2009 10:42 PM

Thank you all for your encourage,
Christopher, in the past, I made my furnitures at home, Simple stile most of them with plywood or MDF (Medium Density Fiberboard) as a hobby.
I started woodcarving 6 years ago, also as a hobby.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#8 posted 06-01-2009 10:52 PM

Real nice, thanks for posting this work.

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#9 posted 06-02-2009 03:59 AM

Excellent work, always amazed at the craftsman here on LJ’s

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#10 posted 06-02-2009 12:11 PM

just incredible!! Well done.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#11 posted 06-02-2009 03:53 PM

Looks very nice. Looks like you had some fun with this carving. Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#12 posted 06-02-2009 04:15 PM

Wow!! It does look real. great job. Unbelievable work.

-- Bob K. East Northport, NY

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#13 posted 06-25-2009 07:43 PM

You have a built in instinct for carving, & with only 6 years experience.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#14 posted 06-25-2009 09:06 PM

Thank you for your compliments

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#15 posted 06-25-2009 09:59 PM

Eli another great and lovely piece of woodcarving.Alistair

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

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