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I am gearing up for a Leaf carving. Who wants to join me?

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« Reply #30 on: September 24, 2011, 09:44:24 am »

I think it is a very beautiful leaf. The veins look like real veins to me, like a 3D effect:)
What is its name?
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« Reply #31 on: September 24, 2011, 09:59:31 am »

Sorry, forgot about naming.  "Frustration" would be the first thing coming to mind, but I think the best way to describe this wonderful material would be "Forest within", because of sooo much individual growth within this stone. ura

Plus maybe one more thing to add.
A dying leaf contains everything that makes new growth possible.

So, "Forrest Within"is fitting.
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« Reply #32 on: September 24, 2011, 01:16:58 pm »

Wow.. You sure did get the veins to pop !

Beautiful carving ! yes
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« Reply #33 on: September 25, 2011, 01:31:33 pm »

I like how you have the veins raised on that~ very cool!
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