Made this for a soon to be new mom. Various woods include walnut, cedar, pine, ash, sycamore, and wheels are oak. I even concurred the wheels using simple table saw jig first with blade then with sanding disc. I rounded the edges of each wheel and made a small inner hub using a lathe. The...
I made for my sister out of clay. Since she's always complaining about them eating all her bird seed and it's a never ending battle when you have one large tree where you feed the birds! LOL Clay is a bit differant to paint but I enjoyed doing him and can't wait to give it to my sister.
Two Christmas's ago I finally got my lathe up and working that I inherited from my grandfather. My wife and her sisters decided that we would all make stuff that the all the kids (ours and their cousins) can come through and pick out to gift to each other. I turned harry potter wands galore...
I started this one about a month ago. everyone ask how long does it take to complete a burning. well some I can do in a day some I work on over a period of time. this one proved to be quite the one that really challenged me Hope you all enjoy it.
This is a project that made for my son's girlfriend for valentines day. It was a fun one to make because I could use my imagination a little. The piece was made out of wenge, yellow heart, cherry, aspen, ebony, mohogany, and walnut.
Thanks for looking.
My first foray into pull toys, but I had so much fun that I think I will do more - maybe for Ebay.
I was browsing Google Images for some ideas and saw the cow and elephant with the ball in the middle and I thought the motion of the ball rolling might be a little more attention getting for a 1...
This model of Noahs Ark was built in feet according to the dimensions given in the Bible (6:15-16).
The Scale of this Ark model is 1/96 (1/8=1') which would make this model 56 1/4" long x 9 3/8" wide x 5 5/8" high. There is 4 different types of wood used on the model. The dark wood on...
this is carved in buckeye wood, arrow is mahonany. feathers are woodburned and painted in basswood.
i like buffalos and the story of the white buffalo is alwaysinteresting.
and they are a big part of the native american history.