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Carved Pencil of a Giraffe Family

Pencil Carving of a Giraffe Family with PennyHere is the story of my latest carved pencil that was completed in October 2016.  After the success and online popularity of my Elephant Pencil, I was commissioned to complete a Giraffe Pencil with a similar layout.  I knew it would be tough – but WOW – I had quite a time working on this one!  😀

I ended up trying different graphite based on hardness, I went through a number of giraffes to get the final three and one baby giraffe escaped – never to be found again!

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