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Working on a whole bunch of new things here.  This is Deva the Blessed in springtime.  Apparently everything is popping up all over, including the undead.  This was going to be an entry at Reapercon, but now I may not be able to go so I wanted to share it here.  Working on my presentation, and starting to play with water features using heavy acrylic gels.  The plinth is from a large amount of chestnut I have squirreled away from a time when I knew a person with his own private lumber mill.

 

I am also working on my photography skills and my lighting. 

 

Comments and critique are always welcome.  Enjoy!

 

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So do you do woodcarving in your spare time? I've experimented with carving some, and have considered brining the skill set over to miniature plinths. BTW, I'm not that great of a carver, but I do have some tools that would move wood when wood would need to be moved.  :upside:

 

BTW, loving this one as well!

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The carving here was done with a Dremel tool. I find the rasps an the larger cylindrical bits do a great job simulating a rock face. Moderately slow going though or it gets smoky in a hurry. The plinth itself I cut with my trusty ban saw and then forgot to run it over the joiner, hence the "character" on the wood. The wood is then sealed with my personal all purpose finish: shellac. Great stuff, seals old lead to prevent lead rot.

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