Saved from the firewood pile. This pile of oak was given to us by friends that moved away. Bowl #3 What Goes Around Comes Around 9.25”x4.5”
Winter weather shut down the city today. Work closed, which has not happened in my memory. So, went on a walk with the dogs today.
Bowl #2. Maple. I get a great feeling from this bowl. It is handsome and not ostentatious. It feels like that nostalgic home place, simple and romantic and comforting. Sometimes a book can bring that feeling. Maybe it is just the holidays.
Table model for a client. Basic x shape is a client request. I’m trying to make it structurally sound.
She knows she isn’t supposed to be on the furniture, but it’s hard to be mad at her when she is so peaceful and cute.
So with all of the ax and hatchet posts around Tumblr, here is my newest baby. Granfors swedish carving hatchet. It has a single bevel edge and feels good. One complaint is that they are obviously metal heads over there in Sweden. The handle had so much tear out from them shaving from the wrong direction. It’s beautiful and rustic, but I had to take the rasp to it for comfort.
Shooting the pieces for the Texas Furniture Makers show in Kerrville Texas. On display 10/31 through 11/31.
Amphora A & B, 2002
wood and steel
Just saw these images for the first time. Blown away!