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Brogues - carved from Amur cherry

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Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN posted 01-31-2011 09:16 AM 2126 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I carve wooden boots regularly and my latest is a pair of “Brogues” carved from a piece of Amur cherry .
Because my supply of unusual wood is small, most times I am only allowed to make a singleton. In the case of the Amur cherry brogues I tried and was able to make a pair.
I used a Foredom power carver with a flex shaft and the piece is finished with tung oil.

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.





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#1 posted 01-31-2011 09:24 AM

Amazing! welcome! to Lumberjocks.

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#2 posted 01-31-2011 12:32 PM

Cool stuff!! Welcome!

-- Peace in Wood ~ http://peace-in-wood-by-dustynewt.zibbet.com/

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#3 posted 01-31-2011 12:52 PM

these are really cute—what a fabulous job.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribele, Young Living Wellness )

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#4 posted 01-31-2011 05:49 PM

Nice work.

-- Grant, Tryon, NC

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#5 posted 01-31-2011 07:43 PM

Excellent work, and welcome to LJ’s.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#6 posted 01-31-2011 09:05 PM

They look great. Very nicely done. Thanks for sharing.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 02-02-2011 05:19 AM

Great job!

-- If you not making sawdust, your probably wasting your time. Kory

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#8 posted 07-19-2015 08:04 AM

I looked at all your projects. They very much were pleasant to me…... I take off a hat. Thanks.

-- Ganchik Sasha. Life is not a draft, tomorrow you will not redo......

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