Took a workshop with renowned master turner David Ellsworth. This project was a produce a Hollow Form which was a technique that David developed and
Milk Paint and carving
The red is natural coloring created by the Box Elder Beetle.
Turned a large Beech Wood Bowl. It was rather bland and needed something extra so I cut deep groves into the surface and painted the
This Mulberry Bowl is from a storm damaged tree on the Underground Railroad Trail in Nyack NY. Just think about the history that passed this
Hollow Form Style with small opening. How did he do that?
This spalted Cherry Wood has tons of character, but also suffered from insect and water damage. I filled the voids with blue resin to creat
I was invited to do a workshop at The Center for Art in Wood on Coloring and Texture
When Burl is dyed incredible feature come to life
Technique referred to as Hollow Forming. Very small opening at top I was told this form originated with Native American who believe that when the
Tons of character in this Burl Bowl between the hard wood and the new growth yellow sap wood. It does not get better than this.