Working on my sculpture for the Elora Sculpture Project. It’s an outstretched hand smashing through a cell phone with Instagram, tik tok and Facebook apps
Hands on – get the snow shovel ready!
It’s snowed everyday for a week to a good pile of snow at the end of the driveway. This was great practice for my journey to learn how to carve hands.
Getting Stuffed food bank fundraiser
This year the Artist in the Wind, Bob Ross will be at our house to help raise funds for the foodbank between October 20 and October 31. It was challenging constructing Bob for this event!
Carving at the Tara Craftshow
Through the flying wood chips, sleet, rain and gusty winds, I did have fun carving at the Tara Craftshow for two days. Met a lot of great people.
Pierced Carvings and a Wabbit
Today, carved two stumps by Lake Huron in the park. Pierced carving allows the back lit stumps to show off the light from Lake Huron. The rabbit is in a stump with a large rotten core. That’s why he’s fat to avoid the rotten core.
The Beginning of Carving 20 Stumps
The large carving project for Saugeen Shores has now begun. The task is 20 carvings at 18 locations across the North Shore Park, Port Elgin. Stump #1 is by the kids splash pad, thus I want a ‘wet theme’ with a frog, a duck and eventually some cattails. This picture is just the start. Thrilled… Continue reading The Beginning of Carving 20 Stumps
Four Pondering Bearded Guys
These four bearded guys are pondering about … many things. Carved from my cedar cutoffs from larger carvings. Great accent pieces in your outdoor decor or inside the cottage/house where much thinking occurs.
Port Elgin Harbour Carving Project – the beginning
A devastating semi tornada severely damaged many trees in the Port Elgin harbour park To start the beautification of this highly popular area, many plans are underway by Saugeen Shores. One of these plans is the carving of some of the remaining cedar stumps. Numerous stumps have been identified across the park that I will… Continue reading Port Elgin Harbour Carving Project – the beginning
This woodpecker carving didn’t fair well in the outdoors, so he came back to the shop for some TLC. Bit of a process, but ready to head out for the the summer of 2022.
It’s winter, gotta carve snow. After the last melt and snow dump, carved a big ‘little dog’.