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Project by Woods_F posted 12-07-2011 08:08 AM 2728 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi, everybody! It is the first work in such style – a gift for the friend, the aficionado of dogs. With pleasure and attention I will listen to criticism.
By the way, last time I did boxes for colors, here and a definitive variant.

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#1 posted 12-07-2011 03:56 PM

Thanks for sharing, I like what I see here!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#2 posted 12-07-2011 04:19 PM

Great gift… love the dog and matching artwork!

-- ~Julie~

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#3 posted 12-07-2011 08:25 PM

Looks good. I will admit though, I saw the picture and I was amazed at how accurately you had carved that white dog. :)

-- Woodworking shouldn't cost a fortune:

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#4 posted 12-07-2011 08:34 PM

Outstanding job for an outstanding dog. I love dogs, obviously (see left). I’ve done a fair amount of burning and this is well done. If you’re begging for criticism, you might consider giving the eyes a bit of a glint with unburned wood. I actually prefer it the way it is but it might give you a bit more realism if that’s what you’re after. You probably know this already but my recommendation to burners is to treat yourself to a nice burner tool. I really fought with a cheap one and once I got a good one, I really saw what I was missing. Excellent work!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#5 posted 12-07-2011 11:45 PM

Great artwork. You have captured the dogs image really well. By the way that’s a pretty good looking dog, but I am having trouble figuring out what breed or mix it is. What type of dog is it?

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 12-08-2011 12:13 AM

Woodbridge, I not undertake to confirm, but like it any version of southern – Asian sentry sheep-dogs

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#7 posted 12-12-2011 09:28 PM

Nice carving of the dog statue. It looks so real. Nice scrollwork too.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#8 posted 04-17-2012 03:28 PM

Dobrey dehn! Nice work with your burning tool. Looking for more of your work. Roman

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

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#9 posted 04-17-2012 03:52 PM

Very nice work.


-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#10 posted 04-17-2012 03:53 PM

A fun and unique project.


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#11 posted 04-18-2012 05:29 AM

By the way, it is a not burning-out, but fretwork

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