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Post by Bardster on 21st December 2010, 10:23 pm

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Post by Compostwoman on 21st December 2010, 10:29 pm

Wow!

That is stunning, Bardster.

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Post by Adrian on 21st December 2010, 11:12 pm

nicely done

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Post by danksshady on 22nd December 2010, 6:41 pm

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Post by Jaded Green on 22nd December 2010, 7:18 pm

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Post by Sparhawk on 23rd December 2010, 9:37 am

W Shocked W!!!

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Post by mark barker on 23rd December 2010, 9:41 am

That is great work! How did you go about making it?

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Post by Bardster on 23rd December 2010, 4:08 pm

mark barker wrote:That is great work! How did you go about making it?

in short, you cut lines into the leather and then flatten down one side of the cut to give a 3d effect. There are lots of videos on youtube of the process. Search for leather carving.
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Post by Bardster on 4th January 2011, 12:50 am

Here's another I am working on.
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Post by Adrian on 4th January 2011, 1:35 am

Wow

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Post by Sparhawk on 4th January 2011, 2:29 am

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Post by MrsC on 4th January 2011, 8:04 am

That's very impressive - I'd never seen something like that made out of leather before.

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Post by Compostwoman on 4th January 2011, 9:54 am

That is amazing Bardster, really good.

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Post by danksshady on 4th January 2011, 10:38 am

wow thats amazing Very Happy
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