Archive for the ‘Carving Friends’ Category

3
Oct

KEITH RADICK ~ A Facial Study

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

                    

Keith Radick has a strong face with character that is a good subject for study.  He is not only an accomplished carver but he also is a good sport by granting me permission to use his face for this study. The face on a WANTED poster is intended to be studied in case you ever see this character.

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17
Sep

MARK AKERS ~ Carving Friend

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

Mark Akers is one of the instructors at the October Renegade Woodcarving Roundup in Lebanon, TN. The photos are of some of his projects of shelf sitters, bottle stopper and ornament. The 3 monsters come from the same rough out. Attendees at the Round Up are sure to have a good time.

                   

                       

21
Jul

CARVE A COWBOY DUDE MAGNET by Don Worley

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Carve along with Don Worley by using his simple follow-along trail of photographs and landmark descriptions for carving Cowboy Dude refrigerator magnets.

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17
Jul

DON WORLEY ~ Woodcarving Friend

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

 

 

Don said of the four photos above ~ I carved two 2″ X 3″ blocks to be part of the Buckeye Roundup auction. One has 2 Fireman and the other has 2 Cowboys. I used the same face carving techniques as in my Carving Biker Dudes book. After carving some Cowboys I used the same pattern and carved the Fireman.”

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9
Jun

KAROLINAKARVER ~ A Carving Friend

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

Mark Akers of Lexington, SC is a carving friend spanning several years who has developed a unique style of carving that is his signature.  Professionally he is known as “KarolinaKarver” and has his carvings posted for sale on “Etsy- KarolinaKarver.”  Mark has published several articles in Woodcarving Illustrated and has taught at the Renegade Round Up in Lebanon, TN a few times and will teach again there this October.

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9
Feb

DON WORLEY Carves “Dudes on Steroids”

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

                    

Don Worley is a carving friend to many within the carving family, having been the long time chairman of the Dayton Artistry in Wood and has participated in carving shows in Ohio, Indiana and the old Dollywood Carving Show.  His outgoing and fun loving personality is reflected in his caricature carving as well as his friendship.

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6
Feb

A WIZARD’S TALE ~ Don Stephenson

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Don Stephenson wrote an article for Woodcarving Illustrated about his art in the comic book “A Wizard’s Tale” and his collaboration with Don Mertz in the carving of Don Stephenson as “Wizard” by Mertz and Stephenson doing the wood burning art on the wizard’s staff. Click on link “WIZARD Don Stephenson” to read more about this collaboration.

30
Dec

THE HELVIE CONNECTION

   Posted by: woodbeecarver

The four photographs above represent the most recent carvings done for Helvie Knives to add to their collection and their generous charity project.

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