Tag Archives: Beech

Fire Sculpture

Here is another finished fire sculpture, hopefully capturing the beauty of a single flame. Handcarved in Beech, you can see some nice spalting on the side grain. Tony

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Goddess Spoon

Goddess Spoons Part 1

My Goddess Spoon (Part 1) I recently had a go at carving a couple of new spoon designs, both incorporating Goddess symbols. The first design has the Goddess’ triple moon symbol carved into the handle and a pyrography spiral. I carved the spoon from Beech which had been taken from a recently pruned tree at work. Here is a […]

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Out on the Bungee Lathe

Today I decided to take advantage of the weather and holiday to spend some time out on the bungee lathe. I have been having a few problems with the bungee snapping owing to design flaws in my original design. While the hose pipe through the uprights seemed to be a good idea, the bungee unfortunately “saws” […]

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A few bits …

I have been working on a few bits recently. Here we have a double heart, a porridge spurtle and two lovespoons handcarved from Beech, and three dibbers (made from Sycamore) that were turned on my pole lathe. I’ll update the photos once I have branded and oiled them :). Tony

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