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Old 09-26-2012, 06:32 AM   #1
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So a good pal of mine collects shift knobs. Well, I guess he calls them "shift knobs," but really they are small sculptures that just happen to be threaded on the bottom in most cases. Anyway, you all know this guy as "Doc" and he's famous around the...

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Old 09-26-2012, 06:41 AM   #2
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thats just too freakin cool
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Old 09-26-2012, 06:42 AM   #3
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Nice, I wish I had that kind of talent
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Old 09-26-2012, 06:46 AM   #4
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Tommy's stuff is schmexxie! If you haven't seen his stuff, visit any Friday Art Show thread in the archives....or just visit his website!

Awesome work, Tommy!
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Old 09-26-2012, 07:08 AM   #5
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Stunning Art....
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Old 09-26-2012, 07:55 AM   #6
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Man ,that is just pure class,both the product and the craftmanship.
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:01 AM   #7
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Anyone else notice the butt-cheeks on the backside?
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:09 AM   #8
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Anyone else notice the butt-cheeks on the backside?

Yer sick Larry
In a Kool kinda way !!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:12 AM   #9
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Too cool.
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:18 AM   #10
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Amazing!
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:25 AM   #11
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WOW Ryan! Thanks for the feature. Thought you guys might enjoy a couple of the beginning photos. This is after a couple days of whacking away with a knife, on a "chunk", ( I couldnt bring myself to say "billet"), of 7075 Aluminum Alloy.
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:40 AM   #12
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Mister 97 is so cool, love them all you have a great talent....Rod.


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Old 09-26-2012, 08:44 AM   #13
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That is just too cool. And a nice piece of art work to boot.
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:49 AM   #14
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Seriously amazing craftsmanship. I can't even carve a damn pumpkin (but I bet yours are pretty freakin' cool).

What tools do you use to carve with?
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Old 09-26-2012, 08:51 AM   #15
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Freakin' amazing!
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Old 09-26-2012, 09:26 AM   #16
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Man, this little guy has ill-intent. He's got personality. If he sprang to life, I'd get the hell outta there. I really like the arched eyebrow, the shape of the individual teeth, and of course the "buns" (they're funny and they add to the little guy's evil-imp look.)

Super cool.
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Old 09-26-2012, 09:51 AM   #17
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Amazing work!!
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Old 09-26-2012, 10:26 AM   #18
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Awesome!!
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Old 09-26-2012, 10:47 AM   #19
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Wow,thats really cool!
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Old 09-26-2012, 10:58 AM   #20
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Talent!
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