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    • From clint on Carving Reeds on a Table Leg

      Wow Mary; sandpaper! You are so practical; artistry is in the final form, not necessarily the method. Thanks for this display of practicality. By the way - the acanthus panel that can be seen behind you in the intro - wow! Couldn't persuade you into demonstrating that one could we?

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      2012/07/05 at 11:14 pm
      • From Mary on Carving Reeds on a Table Leg

        Clint, Thanks for your comments. Yes, I am reluctant to admit that sandpaper does come out on occasion - hate the stuff! Scrapers would work for this process also, but I have not used them enough to really feel confident.

        Yes, I can do a demo of that acanthus. Why not??? I do like to hear what people are wanting to see. Thanks!

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        2012/07/05 at 11:22 pm
    • From clint on Carving an Acanthus Leaf on a Turned Post - Episode 1

      As always you drop tidbits of wealth along the way - Like using the flat gouge (if grain allows) to reduce facets. Great info and why your whole library together is so fantastic.

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      2012/07/05 at 3:00 pm
    • From Preview Guest on What videos would you like to see?

      bump, bump, bump. (fists holding chisels banging on the table) bump, bump, bump --- We want CORBELS!

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      2012/07/01 at 11:34 am
      • From Dale Ausherman on What videos would you like to see?

        Mary:

        I would second the nominations of carving volutes (and the choice of straight vs curved edge gouges) and carving trifid feet.

        Thanks, Dale

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        2014/11/20 at 4:20 pm
        • From Mary May on What videos would you like to see?

          Hi Dale,
          What type of volutes? I have the lesson on carving scrolls and one on the violin scroll (the ultimate volute). What specifically are you wanting to see?

          Trifid feet on the schedule.

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          2014/11/20 at 9:29 pm