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Post by Adrian on 25th August 2011, 10:10 pm

So on Sunday gone I was told to sit down and do something for me, so I tuned in live to Genevieve Tudors Sunday Folk, sat on the kitchen hearth and carved a new spoon from a fallen branch.

I'm pretty chuffed with the results, especially as it feels like I haven't carved anything in close to a year.

Here is is, oiled and ready to post to my sister as a belated birthday gift.



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Post by polgara on 25th August 2011, 10:16 pm

Like the grain on it, makes it very attractive. Well done. a+

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Post by Chilli-head on 26th August 2011, 9:39 pm

Yep, you've picked a lovely piece of wood and done it justice Very Happy. Sure it will be well received.
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Post by Adrian on 26th August 2011, 9:42 pm

Thank you CH, I think its Elm.

I went to post it today and I was given a price of $28 !! So will be repackaging it in a less bulky package.. Canada Post sucks.

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Post by Jaded Green on 27th August 2011, 1:55 pm

Beautiful. Lucky sister
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