Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Carving Santa's

I recently had a chance to take a carving class where the focus of the class was to carve a small Santa figurine. It was a very enjoyable class, and I learned a great deal regarding the technique's to accomplish the end results. Here are some pictures of some carvings completed after the class.

The hat finished, and the face roughed in:

Here is a similar carving completed at home after the class:

And a couple pictures of the two faces of this double faced Santa:

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Another Carver's works

I found an intersting carver's work. Stefanie Rocknak here: http://www.steffrocknak.net/ here is a sample of her work: