Tarp Rock Farm Sign

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Project by ElroyD posted 03-10-2018 11:08 PM 770 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an old project of mine. About four years ago, a friend gave me a small hobby-grade carving set for Christmas. At the time, we, and our small herd of goats, had just moved to my in-law’s property. My wife and I were joking about naming the barn, and she came up with “Tarp Rock Farm”.

During that summer, I decided to try out the small carving set, and made a sign from basswood. My first attempt at carving. After my daughter showed it off a bit, we came up with some colors, painted, finished, and hung our sign. It’s been over the main gate of the barn ever since.

-- Elroy

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Ron Aylor

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#1 posted 03-11-2018 12:28 AM

Good carving, Elroy. That little red, green, and white sign post sure is cute! Kudos on both.

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#2 posted 03-11-2018 09:20 PM

This is a beautiful sign and nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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