Pottery is my main pastime now but I still like to turn out a few carvings – here are some samples.
A pony’s head in Sycamore. Metal frame. 3".
Rearing horse carved in English Walnut. 7"
Axe carved in Laburnam wood.
Various natural bends ready for carving.
How Axes are Made
Left to right: natural bend — sawn flat — shape cut out with coping saw — carving in progress. Willow wood.
Collection of Carved Axes
Carved in wood from various species of trees and shrubs.