Copyright (c) 2014 CraftStylish.com en-us Fine Woodworking - MikeSweet's posts Fine Woodworking - MikeSweet's posts http://www.finewoodworking.com/profile/MikeSweet Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:59:51 -0500 Fine Woodworking - MikeSweet's posts Fine Woodworking - MikeSweet's posts http://www.finewoodworking.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.finewoodworking.com/profile/MikeSweet <![CDATA[Ludwig]]> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 15:00:39 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/106065/ludwig http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/106065/ludwig Ludwig Posted by MikeSweet
I carved this for a client in Japan who wanted a picture of something to do with music to put by her piano. I had a 1" thick cabinet door made out of plywood. I never carved plywood before but I... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Carving Knives]]> Wed, 20 Oct 2010 15:27:05 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/32138/carving-knives http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/32138/carving-knives Carving Knives Posted by MikeSweet
I am a woodworker/woodcarver. I own several carving knives but the best ones I own I make. I used hacksaw blades and hollow-ground the shapes. I used a steel epoxy and aluminum rivets, if necessary... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Santa Rat Carving]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2009 23:08:03 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/22341/santa-rat-carving http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/22341/santa-rat-carving Santa Rat Carving Posted by MikeSweet
I carved this for my future daughter-in-law for Christmas. It is pine with leather ears and tail. Pounding the tail and ears took almost as long as the carving. It is based on a carving from the book... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Dollhouse]]> Tue, 15 Dec 2009 21:40:20 -0500 http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/22270/dollhouse http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/22270/dollhouse Dollhouse Posted by MikeSweet
I developed this from some plans in a book. Of couse I had to deviate to suit my tastes. It was a labor of love. Now adults want to have one. ]]>
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