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"High Noon"

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Project by mpounders posted 01-16-2019 07:41 PM 655 views 4 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

“High Noon”
is all painted up! I’ve met Phil Bishop a couple of times but I haven’t ever carved with him. But he was carving at a different table when I attended the Renegade back around 2013 and Vickie showed me a couple of Chris Hammack’s Bar Buddies that he had carved that day. I was amazed by the details and depth of cuts on his carvings! Phil and Vickie both are amazing carvers and it is a lot of fun trying to figure out how they carved things. I had to carve things in a certain order and be careful not to squeeze too much on these skinny arms and legs. Thanks for looking!

-- Mike P., Arkansas, http://mikepounders.weebly.com





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#1 posted 01-16-2019 07:50 PM

Very nice! The carving AND the painting.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#2 posted 01-16-2019 07:57 PM

The outcome of your work always makes me smile.
Well done.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#3 posted 01-16-2019 08:07 PM

Nice job man!

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#4 posted 01-16-2019 09:41 PM

So! So!! Nice!!!

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

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#5 posted 01-16-2019 09:49 PM

love this ole chappy looking for a gun fight GREAT JOB :<))

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

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#6 posted 01-16-2019 10:13 PM

Very good subject, excellent carving talent.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#7 posted 01-16-2019 10:58 PM

Like this a lot and High Noon is one of my favorite movies …..
This guy looks like Sam Elliot!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#8 posted 01-16-2019 11:05 PM

That is so great!! Wish I had a talent for carving.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#9 posted 01-16-2019 11:34 PM

love it! Very nice, great job!

-- Shawn

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#10 posted 01-16-2019 11:49 PM

Sweet! Superb.

-- Gary, Florida

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#11 posted 01-17-2019 12:49 AM

Really good work. Lots of character in that face, in the whole project.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#12 posted 01-17-2019 03:40 AM



The outcome of your work always makes me smile.
Well done.

- ohwoodeye

I feel the same way, and his characters, all appear to be Characters.

Mike, thanks for sharing again.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#13 posted 01-17-2019 07:32 AM

So cool old cowboy!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#14 posted 01-17-2019 11:49 AM

Great job!

-- Guy,PEI

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#15 posted 01-17-2019 03:01 PM



The outcome of your work always makes me smile.
Well done.

- ohwoodeye


me too you just cant feel bad when i see your carvings mike,i just love the emotion and whimsy you put into each one.they all tell a story without words,you are very gifted.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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