the carving shed

another #icosahedron asymmetric #geometric abstraction #woodcarving
a new rack for the Japanese saws :))) #woodcarving #thecarvingshed
I am thinking of carving a mask mixing her with a bird #woodcarving #mask
starting to come to life #woodcarving #mask #process
#geometric abstractions #woodcarving #phiratio
hard and soft. it kinda reminds me  of a tensegrity structure. #woodcarving #geometry #sculpture
such a crazy mortise to attach the ears. sometime you have to make things complicated to look simple #woodcarving #mask #process
the study #woodcarving #geometry #truelove
I took the night off of mask carving to make this oak cutting board. for some crazy idea I decided to hand carve the whole surface. I don’t know if anyone would care but me #woodcarving
the madness that sometimes occurs #woodcarving #mask #process
finalizing the forehead design before carving #woodcarving #mask #process
a repost from @charlieschuck 
a pic from his shoot today for @fryemuseumstore the happy home of a set of my spoons and some shapes ;)
#woocarving #mask #process
tools of the day. scale model, starret compass, lie-neilson spokeshave, hand made strop(by me 20 years ago), large bullnose barely gauge (dick Anderson, master tool maker), Henry Taylor 5/38 gauge, 7/20 Swiss made gauge, kestrel strait knife, hand made bent knife(me) lie-neilson low angle block plane, stabilo all surface pencil(the best in the world ;)) and a Japanese bullnose chisel. #woocarving #mask