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"Alberta Whitetail" door was the second of Jerry's two projects for our customers in Alberta Canada.

August 28, 2010: Jerry finished the door

October 20, 2010: Our customers sent photos of the installed door. Thanks Lianne and Wayne!

Design, carving, finished and installed photos are posted below.

 


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DOOR DESIGN: WHOLE

   

DOOR DESIGN: DETAIL

   

 DESIGN TRANSFER: 05/14/10

 

The door panel will be carved with a wilderness scene.

 

The scene will feature a stomping buck and a doe.

 

Jerry begins the design transfer to the face of the door.

                     
                     
 

DESIGN TRANSFER: 05/16/10

   

INKING THE DESIGN: 05/17/10

   

STOP CUTS: 05/20/10

The design transfer is finished...

...and he is now in the process of inking the design..

 

Jerry is working on the stop cuts...

                     
                     
 

STOP CUTS: 05/20/10

   

STOP CUTS: 05/20/10

   

STOP CUTS: 05/20/10

 

...which are cuts...

 

...made to define each...

 

...design element...

                     
                     
 

STOP CUTS: 05/20/10

   

REMOVING THE BACKGROUND: 6/30/10

   

REMOVING THE BACKGROUND: 06/30/10

 

...in the door.

 

Jerry is now in the process...

 

...of removing the...

                     
                     
 

REMOVING THE BACKGROUND:  06/30/10

   

CARVING PROGRESS: 07/16/10

   

CARVING PROGRESS: 07/16/10

 

...background material.

 

Whole

 

Upper

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS: 07/16/10

   

CARVING PROGRESS: 07/16/10

   

CARVING PROGRESS: 07/16/10

 

Lower

 

Upper left detail

 

Lower left detail

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS: 07/16/10

   

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

   

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

 

Lower right detail

 

Whole: With Jerry

 

Whole: From Left

                     
                     
 

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

   

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

   

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

 

Whole: From Right

 

Top Section

 

Bottom Section

                     
                     
 

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

   

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

   

CARVING FINISHED: 08/04/10

 

Deer Detail

 

Rocks Detail

 

Signature

                     
                     
 

DOOR INSTALLED: 10/20/10

   

DOOR INSTALLED: 10/20/10

   

DOOR INSTALLED: 10/20/10

Photo from our customer

Photo from our customer

Photo from our customer