"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-12-2011, 08:58 PM   #331
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Zhizara's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: New Orleans, LA
Posts: 12,537
That's impressive S&P. How long did it take you? What is the object you made?
__________________

__________________

If you can't see the bright side of life, polish the dull side.
Zhizara is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:01 PM   #332
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Dawgluver's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 24,128
Very nice! Do you use a Dremel or carving knives?
__________________

__________________
She who dies with the most toys, wins.
Dawgluver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:04 PM   #333
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Dawgluver's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 24,128
OK, I am confused. S&P's beautiful carving disappeared!
__________________
She who dies with the most toys, wins.
Dawgluver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:07 PM   #334
Head Chef
 
salt and pepper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Montana
Posts: 2,027
Aside from hunting and fishing, I carve leather when in the mood.
__________________
salt and pepper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:10 PM   #335
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Dawgluver's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 24,128
Quote:
Originally Posted by salt and pepper
Aside from hunting and fishing, I carve leather when in the mood.
Ah! There it is! I have done a good bit of wood carving,never leather, other than putting a new hole in a belt. Are the tools similar?
__________________
She who dies with the most toys, wins.
Dawgluver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:15 PM   #336
Head Chef
 
salt and pepper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Montana
Posts: 2,027
Sorry bout the disappearing act , I resized the pic.
Its a archery arm guard. I use leather carving tools and swivel knives to carve. It took about 3 hours to carve.
__________________
salt and pepper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:19 PM   #337
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Zhizara's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: New Orleans, LA
Posts: 12,537
Quote:
Originally Posted by salt and pepper View Post
Sorry bout the disappearing act , I resized the pic.
Its a archery arm guard. I use leather carving tools and swivel knives to carve. It took about 3 hours to carve.
Did you do the artwork too?

I carved leather for awhile, many years ago. I'd love to take it up again, but these apartments have thin walls and the noise would bother the neighbors.
__________________

If you can't see the bright side of life, polish the dull side.
Zhizara is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:25 PM   #338
Head Chef
 
salt and pepper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Montana
Posts: 2,027
No. the stencel is from the late Rob Barr.
__________________
salt and pepper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:37 PM   #339
Head Chef
 
salt and pepper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Montana
Posts: 2,027
Just one more and I woun't bother you guys any more.
__________________
salt and pepper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2011, 09:52 PM   #340
Ogress Supreme
 
PrincessFiona60's Avatar
Site Administrator
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 36,305
That's great S&P and perfect for this thread! I only have one hobby, pushing my luck...no good pictures of that!
__________________

__________________
PrincessFiona60 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:51 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.