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Weekly Photo Challenge: Create

I love wood. I grew up with the scents of wood and glue, since my Dad has a workshop with all tools imaginable. He has always created things – still does actually – like Gyro Gearloose.

This little dog I made out of red meranti wood:

The brass frog once scared my neighbor. Senseless. She screamed and ran away. I was showing her the black wax model I molded. She thought it was real:

I crafted both the dog and the frog a long, long time ago, but they live where ever I live. Sturdy pets! πŸ˜‰

Last year I created this silver-green dragon. It has been a guest at Figments before:

Witness its birth:

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Caretaker of males, both human and feline. No lady, but all woman. Avid reader and photographer. Determined to find writing time during busy days. And nights if needed. Because I need you to meet the wonderful people who are living in my mind.

37 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Create

    1. It has been many years since this dog came into existence. I don’t even remember what tools to use, I would have to buy them. Perhaps, Angel, perhaps one day a cat will appear.

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  1. I have often wondered about wood carving, good for you for giving it a go, and making such an adorable sculpture.

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      1. I am afraid my clumsiness would cause me to lose a finger πŸ™‚ I will stick with less dangerous hobbies.

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