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Offline HuntnCarve

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Procrastination Howler..
« on: April 28, 2016, 10:02:15 AM »
This howler started as an idea back in 2012.  I selected a horn, then roughed in the carving of a coyote stalking a hen pheasant.  That's as far as I went.  I then layed the horn on my bench where it sat for 4 years.  Many the time I picked it up, only to put it back down.  Just did not have the desire to work on it?
This week I finally picked it up again determined to see it through.  I started carving on the coyote first.  That completed, I moved on to the hen pheasant.  Things just began to fall into place.  Completing the horn, I turned a new delrin toneboard to replace the walnut one I had originally made for the howler.  So finally after 4 long years I can call this howler done.
I cannot explain why I put it off?  Call it lack of desire? "Procrastination?"  Who knows?  Anyway, "Thanks for looking". 

HuntnCarve
Dave



[Above: Start of carving this week.]



[Above: Start of Painting.]

[Below:  Finished Howler.]








« Last Edit: April 28, 2016, 10:54:42 AM by HuntnCarve »
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Offline Lon @ First Flight Game Calls

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Re: Procrastination Howler..
« Reply #1 on: April 28, 2016, 07:23:48 PM »
Liking that one a lot! Nice work.

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Re: Procrastination Howler..
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2016, 01:50:35 AM »
I understand putting projects off.  Nice details in that carving!
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Re: Procrastination Howler..
« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2016, 11:25:44 PM »
Very nice!!