fiddle head throne

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Project by jeffro posted 05-07-2011 06:13 PM 4874 views 24 times favorited 35 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built from salvaged cedar roots then carved to mix form and function.

-- Jeffro,knockonwood

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#1 posted 05-07-2011 06:25 PM

It is simply awesome.

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#2 posted 05-07-2011 06:38 PM

Great creativity. Very Very nice…

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#3 posted 05-07-2011 06:58 PM

This is cool. who shall sit upon this thrown?

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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#4 posted 05-07-2011 07:41 PM

Wonderful looking throne, all the pictures show it off, but that last one is my favorite. Your love of
wood and carving really show through in this one, as well as your talent and skill. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 80 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#5 posted 05-07-2011 08:02 PM

That is a magnificent piece

the wood just flows


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#6 posted 05-07-2011 08:04 PM

Great vision! As Jamie said above, it has a very effective “flow”, very organic, inspiring and inviting.

Do you happen to have pictures of the joinery process?

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#7 posted 05-07-2011 09:05 PM

Yeah man! Inspirational, sculptural, organic, tactile…words that comes to mind. Who be the king (or queen)?

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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#8 posted 05-07-2011 09:42 PM

Wow, it looks awesome, looks like its alive, with an old sole looking at the sea.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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#9 posted 05-07-2011 10:03 PM

this is a great piece dude awesome creativity

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#10 posted 05-07-2011 10:16 PM

Holy cow, you are great, I love the carving.

-- Rogue

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#11 posted 05-07-2011 10:30 PM

You’ve created a fantastic throne. It looks better than most of the props used in the HBO series “Game Of Thrones”. I’m impressed.

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#12 posted 05-07-2011 11:03 PM

Awesome is indeed the correct word.

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#13 posted 05-08-2011 12:09 AM

A wonderful mixture of raw nature and refined elegance. A pleasure to see. Thanks for sharing.

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#14 posted 05-08-2011 04:28 AM

This is one of the coolest projects I have ever seen. Definately a one of a kind which looks impossible to duplicate. Add me to the list of those who would like to see the joinery. Thanks for posting this extraordinary work of art.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#15 posted 05-08-2011 04:36 AM

I think I’ll just go and play with my finger joint jig now…..

Awesome work!

-- Life is a sales job.

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