Bronze Jesus Crucifixion, Wood Cross

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Project by Dennis Zongker posted 11-03-2018 08:03 PM 1971 views 3 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first clay to bronze, I worked with the local forge company. The cross is made out of Cypress with a dark charcoal stain. I destress the wood before staining, then using a dull lacquer with a extra flat sheen. The cross is 6’-0” tall x 3’-6” wide, Jesus is 38” tall. Thank you for looking!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#1 posted 11-03-2018 08:42 PM

I bow to the master he certainly did give you a very great talent GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#2 posted 11-03-2018 08:53 PM

Dennis you are a man of rare talent, a tip of this old mans hat sir.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#3 posted 11-03-2018 09:17 PM

Absolutely amazing, Dennis!

-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 11-03-2018 09:39 PM

Superb work…

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#5 posted 11-03-2018 09:45 PM

Stunning Piece Of Work Dennis! Congrats on the Top Three also!

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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#6 posted 11-04-2018 12:37 AM

You are honestly, one of the most talented people I’ve ever known.
Dennis, your stuff just stands out head and shoulder above the rest.This piece was worth the hard work you put into it.

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#7 posted 11-04-2018 12:41 AM

Congrats Dennis.
I was only able to come up with two words ….. and Lee beat me to them.
Absolutely amazing!

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#9 posted 11-04-2018 01:05 AM

Beautiful work as always Dennis!

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#10 posted 11-04-2018 01:40 AM

Absolutely amazing Dennis. You are a true master craftsman.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#11 posted 11-04-2018 02:32 AM

Your work is true art. Just amazing detail and expression.

-- AJ

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#12 posted 11-04-2018 02:46 AM

Truly stunning Dennis … and masterful! Well deserving of the Daily award.

-- Elaine in Duncan

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#13 posted 11-04-2018 03:42 AM

Amazing skill set you have Dennis, beautiful work and congrats on your

Daily Top3 award!

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#14 posted 11-04-2018 12:29 PM

beautiful work Dennis.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#15 posted 11-04-2018 12:57 PM

Unbelievable work. God Be Praised!

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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