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    Shellharbour Woodcarvers

    The gang at Shellharbour Woodcarvers are donating this awesome carved and Pyrographed ST-1 to the local hospital for a Christmas Raffle.

    Nice work all 'round!

    “Every year Shellharbour Woodcarvers donate a Carving to the local Hospital for their Christmas Raffle to raise funds. This year we decided on a Carved Guitar, purchased from Pit Bull Guitars. One member, Frank O’Connor carved a Goanna and a Snake on the body, Alyssa Willstrop did the Pyrography on both, Kevin Gillis did the final touches, French Polishing, it has turned out excellent. Frank and another member, Jim Balmain put forward the idea as a way of donating our yearly Carving, and also as members have Grand-children, they may want to do one for them. The body is Basswood which was very good to carve.”

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    GAStronomist wokkaboy's Avatar
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    Perth WA
    Awesome work Shellharbour. A top looking build and a very generous gesture. Hope it raises good money for the hospital
    Current Builds and status
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    Overlord of Music pablopepper's Avatar
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    Bravo. Top job.
    'As long as there's, you know, sex and drugs, I can do without the rock and roll.'

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    Great donation and hopefully it will raise good money
    Nr 1: Red Widow LP-1MQ (Finished) ->Diary<-

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    Mentor Rabbitz's Avatar
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    Mount Colah, NSW
    A french polished ST - now there is some food for thought...

    I admit that I am an agent of Satan, however, my duties are largely ceremonial.


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    Overlord of Music Andy40's Avatar
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    Nice job guys!!
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    Mentor dave.king1's Avatar
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    Sutherland Shire
    Chatting to my mate down at Sussex Inlet last night, he said the wood carvers do a lot of good things down this way.

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    Overlord of Music Dedman's Avatar
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    The "Fabulous" Gold Coast
    well done those guys!
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