Fish Carving - First try

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Project by camps764 posted 05-19-2013 01:26 PM 1340 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is actually a very old project. Predates pretty much everything else I’ve done.

Carved out of cedar using dremmel tool and a variety of bits and drum sanders.

Did this one and a few others. Made me REALLY appreciate the amount of detail and skill that goes into the fish carvings people complete.

It was fun and VERY time consuming. Probably would have been better/easier with a foredom or a flex tool attachment for the dremmel.

-- Steve

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#1 posted 05-19-2013 01:46 PM

I think it looks good, Steve.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#2 posted 05-19-2013 02:00 PM

Thanks Charles!

-- Steve

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#3 posted 05-19-2013 02:20 PM

I like it very nice carving.

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#4 posted 05-20-2013 07:44 AM

Very nice job, but it looks nothing like the plan it’s on.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#5 posted 05-20-2013 06:36 PM

It looks like it will swim away any moment.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 05-22-2013 04:10 PM

Very nice fish carving. You captured its movement. Well done!

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#7 posted 05-25-2013 02:56 PM

Looks great, that’s quite the accomplishment!

-- Will, Ontario Canada. "I can do fast, cheap and good, but you can only pick two... "

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