mermaid releif

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mermaid releif

Postby mrwatch » Mon Jul 17, 2017 2:27 pm

Mahogany deep relief carving of a mermaid. Idea from Chip Chats magazine. carved in 2003 by mostly power. 8 1/4 inches wide by 9 1/4 high 1 1/4 inch thick. mahogany dust makes the back of my hands break out but a pleasure to work with. First with flash. The second or darker picture is more color correct for indoor lighting, LED daylight table lamp bulb.
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Re: mermaid releif

Postby btrwtr » Mon Jul 17, 2017 3:58 pm

Beautiful work!
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Re: mermaid releif

Postby SteelMyHeart85420 » Mon Jul 17, 2017 5:41 pm

My daughter, a.k.a. The Little Mermaid, would love that....when she was a kid, she could recite the entire dialog in that movie. And frequently did, through all the many, many watchings of it! Nice work. ::tu::
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