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Elk ( US ) carving , gunstock in walnut

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Project by Adamas posted 03-02-2010 01:03 AM 5145 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is only beginning , first step in faze number 1
Giving the form , something like modeling of actual event in nature ,
Feel the breath all over its size and beauty of nature, Elk ( US ) Mistaken by late night work .

-- Ivan Ilic





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remy97

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#1 posted 03-02-2010 01:34 AM

man, ide kill for a hand carved gunstock for my .22 marlin 60ss.

-- ---ray suppan--- anger + woodworking = -finger AHHHHHHHH!!!!

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Adamas

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#2 posted 03-02-2010 01:54 AM

I think you like carving , that is first step in making and learning ;)
Thanks Remy

-- Ivan Ilic

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#3 posted 03-02-2010 06:57 AM

Nice start, but it is an elk.

-- 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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Adamas

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#4 posted 03-02-2010 07:44 AM

Hi TSurvivor in 3. picture you will see what it is , Serbian Deer
Sorry my mistake , by late night work ;)
Now i can can see my mistake , in US it is called Elk , here is something else, high deer

-- Ivan Ilic

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Jordan

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#5 posted 03-02-2010 08:37 AM

Will look forward to seeing this piece finished.

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#6 posted 03-02-2010 08:43 AM

Sorry I didn’t know it isn’t N American. The Siberian Deer’s antlers are definitely different (straight up) than an Elk’s which branch back.

-- 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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Adamas

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#7 posted 03-02-2010 09:25 AM

Thanks Jordan , everything is ok TS , different species , nothing else
Thanks , in my country it is one of the symbols of freedom and all good things .
Name can vary throe country to country but spirit of that animal is the same
He “speak” only one language , his one …

-- Ivan Ilic

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Adamas

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#8 posted 04-07-2010 02:45 AM

I have posted picture of faze II
I did not have time to work carves , these past couple of weeks I’m trying something with table …

-- Ivan Ilic

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JeffStarr

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#9 posted 11-04-2013 04:31 AM

Just came across this today. I hope you continue posting the updates to this carving. You do great work!

-- "When was the last time you did something special for your gun?" www.jeffstarrstudio.com

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Adamas

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#10 posted 11-04-2013 08:18 PM

Sorry for late replay , currently I’m occupied with this

-- Ivan Ilic

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Adamas

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#11 posted 11-04-2013 08:29 PM

http://imageshack.us/a/img571/4182/lp29.jpg
http://imageshack.us/a/img580/2332/ivoz.jpg
http://imageshack.us/a/img199/3825/n0mf.jpg
Steamed wild cherry , so I’m trying to make also nice peace of usable furniture to store in Your or any kind of equipment , guns or fishing rods
Currently building similar type , only this time from ash wood

-- Ivan Ilic

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Adamas

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#12 posted 11-04-2013 08:37 PM

During this time I have tried to link couple of things with carving and this is one of products

-- Ivan Ilic

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Azax

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#13 posted 02-18-2016 05:11 AM

Hello. i hope you would thrive. I admire your art of engraving and carving on gun stock. I would like to learn this art and would like to start my own business of carving and engraving on stocks in my country. I really want you to be my mentor and teach me this art. please do reply at your earliest. thanks..

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