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Mark Baker

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15 August 2019

I often encounter carvers who know want they want to carve but don’t quite get round to it. Having written that comment, I don’t mean that people cite running out of time, which we all know is the main reason people don’t get round to doing something, but instead, the original comment pertains to pe ...

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  • Santa Claus Tree Ornament

    By Claude

    Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 9:34 PM

    This is a Santa Claus tree ornament.  It is about 150mm tall, 50mm wide.  It is carved from basswood and the back is hollowed out to reduce weight.Claude

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  • DIY table saw sled with sawdust collector

    By Cyberminusie

    Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 7:48 PM

    Hi guys,I'm back with a new post.Another jigs for my Makita MLT saw bench. Sled with saw dust collection.I have seen many solutions on the web and this is the end result.[TUBE]SHjzTT0joos[/TUBE]

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  • Snowman

    By Claude

    Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 10:47 PM

    This is a little snowman with a snow shovel and a cardinal bird.  He stands about 115mm tall, carved from basswood, painted with acrylics.Claude

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  • JJ - Padré Pio

    By JJF

    Friday, October 11, 2019 - 8:53 PM

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  • Happy Halloween!

    By Ian Thorn

    Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 8:23 PM

    Yes I like it that is cleaver I may have to try one Ian

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  • Happy Halloween!

    By Claude

    Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 7:34 PM

    The Hammond Library here in LA sponsors our carving club. The librarian is always asking us to bring in more carvings to display, so I made this one for th...

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  • Playful Puppy

    By gregmcateer

    Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 7:37 PM

    That's wonderful, Claude!Great characterisation. 

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  • Playful Puppy

    By Claude

    Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 6:20 PM

    This is a playful little Dalmation puppy. He is 100mm tall to the tip of his tail, and 100mm long. Basswood and acrylic paint.Claude   

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