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Thanksgiving Turkey Bases/Christmas Ornaments

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17 copies
Kevin Loeffler

Project by

Kevin Loeffler
Arvada, USA

General Information

A simple Thanksgiving party favor that doubles as an ornament for the next big holiday! I carved the ones in the images in bamboo and placed some chocolate turkeys on top.

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Material Description Price
Bamboo Plywood

Bamboo Plywood

Thickness: 1/4 - don't use, Plies: 3 - don't use, Dimensions: 8 in × 12 - don't use


Load the Easel Project

1 minute

Using this project, load the attached Easel project.


Load wood into your 3D carver

1 minute

Ensure that the wood is clamped down securely. Note: You probably want to measure it before you load it in your machine.


Adjust settings for your cutting bit/board thickness

1 minute

In Easel, confirm you have selected the right settings for your machine and setup.


Carve the leaves!

120 minutes

Carving takes a significant amount of time, so be sure to plan ahead! 2 hours is sufficient to carve five leaves.