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Mark Baker

Carved bowls

21 August 2018

I have been working on some carved bowls lately, trying out some tools and I have to say: I have been having a blast. I have been using both hand and power carving techniques and loved every minute of it so far. It gives me the opportunity to try various tools, and to find out how to get the most fr ...

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  • Turtle with Salsa...(?)

    By Claude

    Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 8:49 PM

    The final carving, after painting.

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  • Turtle with Salsa...(?)

    By Claude

    Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 8:42 PM

    I next began to carve off the "square" corners and began to put in the details.  In these photos, you can see the detail is nearly complete - just a f...

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  • Turtle with Salsa...(?)

    By Claude

    Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 8:39 PM

    My first step was to copy her sketch to the block of basswood.Then I cut it out on the bandsaw.The next step was to carve it down to the rough out stage, w...

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  • Turtle with Salsa...(?)

    By Claude

    Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 8:29 PM

    I've been quite busy for the last three months, carving various things for pre-Christmas sale, many of which have already been posted in the past.  Fo...

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  • JJ - Padré Pio

    By JJF

    Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 8:04 PM

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  • Smile for the camera!

    By Jack-In-The-Green-1

    Monday, November 26, 2018 - 7:34 PM

    Hi JJF Many thanks for your comment, I am glad you like it. Kind regardsDavid

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  • Smile for the camera!

    By JJF

    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 7:58 PM

    Nice work David

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  • Smile for the camera!

    By Jack-In-The-Green-1

    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 7:04 PM

    Hello Claude Great to hear from you again - I trust you are well. Many thanks for your comments and I am pleased to hear the proportions a...

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