Archive for the ‘Whittle Doodles’ Category

27
Sep

INSIDE THE BLOCK

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

                                                 inside-the-block

“Inside the Block” is a depiction of a common carving saying that says, “Inside every block of wood is a carving waiting to come out.” The three examples presented in the photographic display were carved using only knives in the Whittle-Carving style of the WOOD BEE CARVER. Read the rest of this entry »

3
Aug

WHITTLE DOODLE ~ Knife Blade Holder

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

Whittle Doodle     Artistry in Wood     whittle doodle

Rich Smithson of HELVIE KNIVES created a commemorative knife for the Artistry in Wood Show ~ September 3 and 4 at the Roberts Centre, Wilmington, OH ~ to be raffled off at the Dayton Carvers Guild table during the show.  The WOOD BEE CARVER carved a Whittle Doodle to become the knife blade holder to go with the special knife. Read the rest of this entry »

24
Jun

BUCKEYE WHITTLE DOODLE

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

WHITTLE DOODLE                BUCKEYE ROUND UP

The Buckeye Whittle Doodle is a friendship cane segment that will be combined with other carved segments to be auctioned at the Buckeye Woodcarving Round Up at Poor Farmers Campground east of Piqua, Ohio July 20 – 23, 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

1
Oct

WHITTLE DOODLE mini

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

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A Whittle Doodle Mini is smaller versions of whittle-carving in a small block of basswood, in this case an inch and an eighth square by an inch and seven eighths tall. While the block of wood is smaller so are the carvings that embellish the four sides and top of the block. Doodling with a knife allows for the imagination to take the carver into the adventure of creativity with a serendipity result. Read the rest of this entry »

30
Sep

WHITTLE DOODLE Block for Walking Staff

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

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Here is a Whittle Doodle carved as a segment for a walking stick used as a fund raiser for the Buckeye Round Up in July. Once again it is an example of a variety of intentional doodling with a knife in a block of wood an inch and half square by three inches tall. The visual study of each photo will tell the “rest of the story.” Read the rest of this entry »

29
Sep

WHITTLE DOODLE FACES

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

                                       Whittle Doodle Faces

Carole Williams created a composite photo of the various views of the CCA Whittle Doodle Trade Piece. The way that she combined the various views has emphasized the multiple faces carved into a block of basswood. She is a true artist with the computer and Photo Shop wizardry. Thank you Carole.

 

 

13
Sep

CCA Whittle Doodle

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

                                CCA Trade Piece

Each year at the Annual Meeting of the Caricature Carvers of America each active member participates in trading a carving with each other using a scheduled formula.  The WOOD BEE CARVER carved a Whittle Doodle as his 2015 Trade Piece.  Read the rest of this entry »

10
Jul

WHITTLE DOODLE ~ Double Take

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

The purpose of a Whittle Doodle is to demonstrate what can be carved using only a knife in Whittle-Carving style. Doodling with a knife is an adventure of imagination shaping a block of wood with a variety of carving themes and subjects.

Two WHITTLE DOODLES are showcased here. Read the rest of this entry »