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Old 03-08-2011, 08:31 PM
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I forged a dragon awhile back and wasn't sure what to do with it. As circumstances would have it I needed a small table to set a center piece on for a show this weekend. 3 days latter and not much sleep this is what I came up with. the supplier was supposed to have a 24" octagon glass top today but no call/no show.. I hope it's here tomorrow.
Dragons are forged from 1" square, Legs are 1" round forged and tapered. If and when I get the glass i will share the pictures.
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Old 03-08-2011, 10:02 PM
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Looks good JWB.
Hope the glass comes soon.
Did you use a brass brush to bronze the parts?
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Old 03-08-2011, 10:36 PM
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It reminds me of the nightmares of past wives.

It works!

Well done.
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It reminds me of the nightmares of past wives.

It works!

Well done.
Ditto!

It does have a certain something reminescent of a former spouse.
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CEC, yes the brass brush works wonders
LW and Brian C. I been married and divorced three times and lived with several others(I'm a slow learner) Maybe that's where the design came from
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Old 03-10-2011, 08:45 PM
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Table top arrived, took the time to set the camera on the tripod and put up a better background for these pictures. The darker background shows the detail better.
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Thanks for the additional photos.
The dark background did help. The glass looks good on top.
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Great detail, very creative.

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I think those pictures come closer to letting me see what it's all about.
Very well displayed.

I have only one ex-wife so I didn't quite relate to the threesome nightmare.
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Good news. I entered this and another piece into a juried art show at the Swope Art Gallery. 320 pieces entered, 65 chosen for the show. This piece made it in the show. I've never been in a gallery let alone been in a show. If my mom was still with us she would be proud
http://www.swope.org/sammyblog/2011/...ition/#content
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