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Hand Carved Orchid Display - Carved By Scott

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Project by CarvedByScott posted 10-27-2017 02:02 PM 3555 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a hand carved orchid display. Flowers, buds, and vine are carved from basswood and maple. Arranged on driftwood. Suspended on a simple welded steel stand.

Over 50 individually carved pieces… I make tiny little pins to fasten / glue parts together… I use typical wood glue and also epoxy. This type of work really exercises patience, but a very enjoyable process for me.

Thanks for looking!
Scott

Carved By Scott
www.carvedbyscott.com

-- Carved By Scott - Scott Zuziak





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DMiller

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#1 posted 10-27-2017 03:46 PM

Wow. I’m flabbergasted by your intricacy!

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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#2 posted 10-27-2017 04:02 PM

Amazing work Scott, I can’t imagine how something this delicate can be carved.Beautiful!

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#3 posted 10-27-2017 04:51 PM

Just gorgeous work Scott you have a real talent for carving flowers.

-- Ron, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#4 posted 10-28-2017 02:34 AM

your work amazes me,i love orchids.do you sell your beautiful creations?

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#5 posted 10-28-2017 05:49 AM

Scott,

Another lovely carving. The way you have displayed the orchid on the driftwood really puts the finishing touch on it!

L/W

-- “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.” Benjamin Franklin -- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#6 posted 10-28-2017 09:05 AM

Absolutely out of any league – it’s upper league. Very beautiful, deatiled and realistic. You have very strong nerves, but this work is ’’ZERO’’ stress.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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CarvedByScott

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#7 posted 10-28-2017 01:50 PM

Thanks everyone for the encouraging words! :)

Pottz, I do sell at art fairs and online – www.carvedbyscott.com
Thanks!


your work amazes me,i love orchids.do you sell your beautiful creations?

- pottz


-- Carved By Scott - Scott Zuziak

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