Carved eagle

war of 1812 eagle

wood 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

provincetown 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.

cape cod wood carving

Provincetown wood carving gallery

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Carved Orca

whale carving

carved whale

I’ve wanted to do one of these for a while.

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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.

carved sign

Carved welcome sign

 

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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.

wook bench wood carving

wood carving steal your face

The whole time I was working on them I couldn’t shake the feeling of being back in high school doodling on my notebook, guess I wasn’t totally waisting my time.

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9 STONE

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

Wood carved whale

28inch carved whale

 

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Pretty Lady

saint mary wood carving

cape cod wood carving work shop

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 my customer sees it completed.

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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.

carved whale

Whale carving

I say it all the time “The wood and the whales do the hard work”.

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Some Work Bench Pictures

Wood Carved Whales

Carved Whales

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.

Carved Whales

Whale Carvings

I’ve made over 200 of this 17inch humpback , and over 100 of this 17inch sperm whale .

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