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Old Monday 12th September 2011, 15:30   #1
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waxwings carving....

hi all...a few carvings for you to have a look at...
waxwings in miniature size, It was great to do these birds small, nice to have a play with composition , rather than a single bird..will be doing a lot more this size, I have used a peg, to give you some idea of scale, these were carved out of lime (wood) and painted with acrylic paints...mark
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Old Monday 12th September 2011, 18:30   #2
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That's just ridiculously good!!! - How on earth do you DO this??!!
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Old Monday 12th September 2011, 19:13   #3
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Awesome work. Did you exhibit at the bird fair? If not you really should! :)
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thanks Tim...I've really enjoyed doing these..more of a challenge than full size..mark
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Awesome work. Did you exhibit at the bird fair? If not you really should! :)
I don't.. but some of my mates do , on the british bird carvers stand...mark
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great work...beautiful details
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Wow, to all three. Even more so when you realise the size of them.

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wow wow wow! and the small size is even more amazing
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unforgiveable that I admired and didn't leave a comment. I admire this enormously!
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unforgiveable that I admired and didn't leave a comment. I admire this enormously!
thats ok Nick...always nice to hear from you....mark
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I was out of town when you started this thread - glad I found it! Spectacular work!
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Damn fine work! Hats off to you Sir!

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Superb miniature WaxWonders!
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Amazing work, really superb! David
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I was just looking for news of Waxwing arrivals in the UK and came across this thread - your carvings really are amazing, they are beautiful.
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