Top view shows ivory in lays and amber in the river with ivory rapids a water falls the river flows through the forest and behind cabin through the valley in the distance the mountains, the cabin has a wood pile the trees line the river. Your cabin or lake or river place will be the envy of all, Carved in walnut the old way. This mantle and your fireplace will become one, Reflect the reason you are their and beauty out side and it catch the eye of all who see it. It is one of a kind and well last for generations five feet long.
This is the “Forest of Serenity”. A forest of peace and harmony. Very deeply carved with birds and elves, it has a feathered snake with a human head. a house A bird’s nest with a baby bird and a broken egg.I thank neighbor for holding this piece for me to get photo I usually forget to take photos of my works This item was donated to SNAP ( a Spokane Housing Program). it in one of their lobby’s in and office
I call this work the spirits of 1811 the spirit of Thompsom, and his two spirit guides. on the Pend Orellie River 1811 in a canoe, with an eagle , A bird and nest and baby just out of the broken egg. a Native American Village. a canoe close to the village. trees. Pine cones, waterfall; Dear and fond, leaves flowers and a river,with A bear. the work is 8 ft long 14 inchs wide at the widest point. by 6.9inch high. Carved up to 8 inch deep back walnut with mallet and chisel. The work is almost in the round. Call or contact for prices
This I call this” Along the Way #3″ featuring woodland creatures from the Lewis and Clark expedition. with a water fall and ducks and a bear in a cave It is a deeply carved Black Walnut the top is flat it was made a 3 piece in mind witch are available but can be on its own three piece
4 ft long almost 7 inches round log the way # 3 Lewis an Clark hard wood hand carved fireplace mantle and surrounds Hand carved with a mallet & chisel. Their roots, ducks, bear, leaves and water fall flat on top and on the back on corner ends so it can fit the wall the pedestals are over 4ft tall have bears flowers ferns, and bird can be has enough room on the ends to cut to fit if you would like. the work is almost in the round
I call this piece “Good Year for Duck”. It is a solid black walnut log inlaid with old ivory. The grapes are so deep you could almost pick them. The challis of wine (the duck has gem stone in its eye) sets the theme. I enjoyed carving this piece. This walnut log is very hard and indeed the finest kind of wood to work with. Many, many hours, all by hand, went in to it’s creation. 5 ft long 8 inch round.
Hand carved black walnut fireplace mantle I call this piece a good year for duck the vineyard is ripe the grapes are so round you can hold them in your hand inlaid in old piano ivory and the duck is inlaid in gem stone. Their is a bird on top the vine is in the round the vines are lose and you can put your finger around them 5 ft long 8 in round log their is a lot of detail. l price and carve with a mallet and chisel in chestnut I call the North west american tree elf s and the training of the mount the wing tips a teak the rest is one is in the round and over 2ft high by 2.5 ft wide
The “Cabin in the Forest” is black walnut inlaid with very old piano ivory. This piece was very deeply carved. A bird flying out of one end and a caterpillar crawling on a leaf flower buttons are each inlaid with old ivory. A feast for your eyes. Sadly this work was stolen out of my car in Federalway, Washington