Drawings of wood spirits
This Ram’s Head walking stick was fun to make. The wood is a dark red colour with good dark/light changes. The collar is made from horn and the stick shaft is hemlock.
This walking stick was inspired by the burl it was made from. After I cut out the basic shape the dark burl and its lighter coloured tail immediately struck me as a face. Once I started to round off the edges it slowing became a dragon face. The area just below the ‘chin’ of the […]Read Post ›
This walking stick started life as a tree. In the woods of most of B.C. you will find logging roads. I was walking along one and saw this little hemlock growing out of a crumbling logging road-cut. The road had cut an edge on the upward side of this fairly steep grade on its way […]Read Post ›