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About geoff_semonian

Cape cod woodcarving is a company that makes artistic woodcarving, carved wooden signs , architectual wood carving ,and wild life woodcarving.

Carved eagle

The customers that ordered this eagle had such a good idea for the ribbon . They commemorated the war of 1812 when the British invaded Cape cod .  

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Cape Cod wood carving

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Wood carving shop,Studio,and Gallery

My Provincetown shop, studio, gallery is open . It’s only 10 by 10 but I’ve got 30 different  carvings most of them whales on display . I’m just open weekends for the next few weeks. Hope to see you there.

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Open for business

Back at MacMillan Wharf were I opened my shop for the fourth year in a row. Someone once told me that every over night success takes about five years.  

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Hey Now

A friend ordered one of these steal your faces to give as a gift . They are carved out of mahogany, varnished,painted,and gilded with 23karet gold. The whole time I was working on them I couldn’t shake the feeling of being … Continue reading

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9 STONE

Just consigned this whale and a few others at a gallery in Sandwich Ma. called 9 Stone .  

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Pretty Lady

Wood chips are flying ,well not exactly I’m taking my time on this one.  It’s a carving of Saint Mary holding a two masted schooner . There will be many more pictures of this carving posted , but not till … Continue reading

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The finished product

Here is my three foot humpback whale with its new owners. It is made out of pine , with one of my favourite finishes. A nice blue stain ,not to dark so you can still see the grain. I say … Continue reading

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Some Work Bench Pictures

Whales are back on the work bench these four are ready for thier finishes . The mahogany sperm whale will be varnished , and the other three will be stained whale colors. I’ve made over 200 of this 17inch humpback , and … Continue reading

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Carved Fruit Cup

Architectural carving has been my main work for the week and these two fruit cups , or goblets or fruit chalices or what ever you call them have kept me busy.They’re replacing two carvings that are rotting off a big old house … Continue reading

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