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Old 02-16-2010, 10:48 AM
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I'm new to the carving world but what a place. I have never found something to be so relaxing.
Anyone ever carved into Cebil?? I did my research before carving and heard it was very difficult, tool dulling and frustrating. The rose posted to my username is what I am carving. Having a hard time getting it as smooth in the crevises as I would like. Any ideas????
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Old 02-16-2010, 04:02 PM
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Looks very hard, never tried to carve it myself. If you get a chance try carving some Cottonwood bark, very easy to carve and lots of fun! Welcome to the forum.

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Nice job on the rose. With that highly figured wood I would try something smooth that would show it. welcome to the forum.
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Old 02-16-2010, 06:14 PM
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Hi and welcome to the group!
Great job on the rose!
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Old 02-16-2010, 06:32 PM
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Welcome and good to have you with us.

Safe Carving and God Bless,

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Old 02-16-2010, 09:19 PM
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Hi there and welcome aboard
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