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Mark Baker

Carvings are all around us

7 June 2017

I have often commented on people not being aware of our surroundings when they are busy dashing to and from various locations. In many towns there are examples of carvings that are all too often missed or not known about. Churches, municipal sculptural works, older timber-framed houses, even modern  ...

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  • Lost at sea

    By Jack-In-The-Green-1

    Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 9:34 PM

    Hi Mike Thank you for taking the time to comment. Well spotted on the grain direction! I have carved the pieces separately and doweled them to ...

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  • Lost at sea

    By monkeybiter

    Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 6:22 PM

    YES it was worth the effort! Very very good, I was initially relieved to see grain on the shells running in different directions, if you'd carved it all as a single piece I'd have given up.

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  • Lost at sea

    By Jack-In-The-Green-1

    Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 4:48 PM

    Hello again Well this carving seems to have taken me ages and I'm pleased that it is finally finished as I got very fed up with it towards the ...

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  • JJ - l'enfant (2017)

    By gregmcateer

    Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:49 PM

    Still making me smile!

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  • JJ - l'enfant (2017)

    By JJF

    Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:48 PM

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  • JJ - l'enfant (2017)

    By JJF

    Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:45 PM

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  • JJ - l'enfant (2017)

    By JJF

    Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:44 PM

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  • JJ - l'enfant (2017)

    By JJF

    Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:25 PM

    thank you gregmcateer

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