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  • uvawyo
    couple of Santas
    by uvawyo
    A couple of Santas I carved after the Dave Stetson class where I learned some new techniques on carving beards and eyes painted by Phyllis of course

    Today, 01:33 AM
  • Rontana
    The Dancing Pumpkin
    by Rontana
    Doug Linker briefly showed something similar to this in a recent video. The pumpkin has a magnet in the bottom. The base has four magnets imbedded. It dances right nice.

    It's hanging via some picture frame wire and a double-barrel swivel from my tackle box
    Yesterday, 02:37 PM
  • Rontana
    Two and a half canes
    by Rontana
    Been playing around with canes.

    The first two photos are of a dog cane (on a piece of willow) for a buddy of mine down Louisiana way. The next two are a work in progress . . . a little bear on the end of a very cool piece of birch I found. I haven't decided what else I'm going to do to...
    Yesterday, 02:32 PM