Floatbox fishing monks :-)

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Evert van der Plas
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Floatbox fishing monks :-)

Post by Evert van der Plas » Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:26 pm

Fishing monks, float box almost finished
i love the picture from fishing monks, it is very classic and have humor as well so it had to end up on this bamboo float box
The inside will get purple felt and the picture on the back side is also matching on the box
made a few floats with it as well
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The floats are made from bamboo
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When finished i post the end result

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Re: Floatbox fishing monks :-)

Post by JW1 » Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:56 pm

Very nice Evert as usual, bamboo floats are something different though.

JW

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Re: Floatbox fishing monks :-)

Post by Barbulus » Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:07 pm

I love the idea of the laughing Monks; brilliant. I am smiling as I type. Thank you Evert for lifting the spirits of this early Autumnal evening !

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Re: Floatbox fishing monks :-)

Post by Barbelseeker » Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:27 am

Very, very nice - but a question - was the monks done by hand or by transfer? If the latter can you describe how please, if the former can you tell me how long your art teaching sessions lasted for - since I will have no way of ever duplicating this whatever the number of years that I might have before I depart to the (best river) fishery above.

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Re: Floatbox fishing monks :-)

Post by Reedling » Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:58 am

Very nice indeed I love that Monk image, the burnt effect on the box and floats is lovely as well. :Thumb:

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