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by Fleming
Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Michael's Wreath
Replies: 2
Views: 1259

Michael's Wreath

Cut the holiday wreath out of cherry. Wife pleased :)
Holiday Wreath
Holiday Wreath
Thanks Michael!
by Fleming
Thu Nov 08, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Front Door Carving
Replies: 9
Views: 2703

Re: Front Door Carving

That is looking awesome :D
by Fleming
Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Front Door Carving
Replies: 9
Views: 2703

Re: Front Door Carving

Really nice! Can't wait to see it colored :) BTW - for those like me who are "challenged" when it comes to coloring wood carvings there is a new book out by Lora Irish on how to do just that: Finishing Techniques for Wood Crafters . It covers a bunch of different techniques in detail depending on th...
by Fleming
Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Projects of the Month
Topic: Free Project - Autumn Fall Wreath
Replies: 23
Views: 8938

Re: Free Project - Autumn Fall Wreath

Thanks Michael,
Sorry about spelling your name wrong in my previous post - fat fingers and a slow mind :(
by Fleming
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Projects of the Month
Topic: Free Project - Autumn Fall Wreath
Replies: 23
Views: 8938

Re: Free Project - Autumn Fall Wreath

Micheal,

Love your wreath - wife says I have to make her one! What wood did you use?

Paul
by Fleming
Fri Sep 28, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Preview wood types
Replies: 52
Views: 11502

Re: Preview wood types

Big THANK YOU for being so generous!
by Fleming
Sat Jul 21, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Wooden Tape Measure
Replies: 8
Views: 4073

Re: Wooden Tape Measure

Neat idea and since my small tape just went kaputz very timely :D
by Fleming
Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Trash Can or cabinet door pattern
Replies: 3
Views: 1392

Re: Trash Can or cabinet door pattern

Sorry - here is the dropbox correct address:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/jxpdce9tb8t6 ... 8DdRa?dl=0
by Fleming
Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Trash Can or cabinet door pattern
Replies: 3
Views: 1392

Trash Can or cabinet door pattern

Here is an office trash can out of maple and cherry. Each side is a different pattern which was adapted and modified from a set of antique playing cards. Patterns could also be used for boxes, cabinet doors, ... VCarve and Aspire files for this project available for download here: https://www.dropbo...
by Fleming
Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: Rotary Presentation from McGrew's Aspire Camp 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 1303

Re: Rotary Presentation from McGrew's Aspire Camp 2018

This presentation and documents are a MUST READ for everyone who is doing or thinking about doing indexer/rotary type work.

Thank you Randall for your work and presentation :D :D
by Fleming
Sun Mar 04, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Segmented Turning with Aspire
Replies: 15
Views: 2818

Re: Segmented Turning with Aspire

Beautiful work :) Inspires me to try that technique.
by Fleming
Sun Mar 04, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Traveling Cross
Replies: 7
Views: 2693

Re: Traveling Cross

Beautiful work. Love the pattern on the cross. :)
by Fleming
Thu Feb 22, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: 100th Anniversary Moon Pie Tin Box - Guitar
Replies: 26
Views: 8632

Re: 100th Anniversary Moon Pie Tin Box - Guitar

:D :D :D Job Well Done. Maybe you ought to change your name from CarveOne to CarveThree
by Fleming
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:01 am
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Antique carving examples
Replies: 9
Views: 2241

Re: Antique carving examples

I too would like to try the farm scene but I am not good at working at that scale like Scottp55 is. :(
by Fleming
Sun Feb 18, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: What keeps you from using your rotary axis?
Replies: 25
Views: 6346

Re: What keeps you from using your rotary axis?

I have done a lot of rotary work. Several issues that always seems to cause caution and require a lot of thinking/designing: 1. Finding suitable materials for bowl type work. Warping while carving can be disastrous. 2. Finding the right balance between what to do on the lathe vs the CNC and in what ...