James Seat 2

James’ Seat

July 16, 2017

Memorial bench in Oak.

The Hare, the Fox and the Owl

The Hare, The Fox and The Owl

September 18, 2016

The Hare, The Fox and The Owl in Ash

Salmon of Knowledge

Salmon of Knowledge

September 18, 2016

Salmon of Knowledge in Sycamore

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Owl seat

September 18, 2016

Owl pod seat in Spanish Chestnut

eagle

Eagle

September 18, 2016

American Bald Headed Eagle carved in Cedar with paint applied

Barn Owl

Owls

September 18, 2016

A selection of Cedar owls with some colour applied.

Cocker Spaniel Carving

Ruby

May 2, 2016

Cocker Spaniel carved in Yew

wood carvings

Pair of White Barn Owls

May 2, 2016

Hand painted Barn Owls in Cedar

Horses Head

Horse Heads

May 2, 2016

Horses Heads in Cedar

Memorial Carving

Remembrance Carving

May 2, 2016

Butterflies – Remembrance carving for local hospital

Birds of Prey

Owls

May 2, 2016

Barn Owl and Long Eared Owl in Cedar

Sycamore and Black Oak

Green Man

May 2, 2016

Green Man in Sycamore on a Black Oak background

Bog Oak Staffs

Celtic Boar Head Staffs

May 2, 2016

Family crest staffs carved in Bog Oak and Hazel

Totem Pole

Dublin Zoo Totems

May 2, 2016

Haida Totems for Sea Lion Cove, Dublin Zoo

Bird wood carving

Golden Eagle in Flight

January 12, 2015

Eagle in flight carved in Cedar.

Wood Carving Salmon Fish

The Salmon of Knowledge

January 12, 2015

Carved in Cedar.

Spirit of Nature

Spirit of Nature

February 11, 2014

This was a fork from a lovely old Ash tree which was unfortunately diseased and had to be felled. We salvaged this section of the tree and sited it in a shady spot. The idea of the design is to depict the “Nature Spirit” that runs through all of nature. Included in the design are an owl, squirrel, horse, dog, cat and some oak and ash leaves.

Skull

Skull

February 11, 2014

Carved from Spanish Chestnut and coated several times with Shellac.

Dragon

Celtic Dragon

February 11, 2014

Carved in Lime.

Fish

High Relief Fish

February 11, 2014

A deep relief of a stylised Celtic fish carved in Lime and framed with a black picture frame in Obeche.

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Oak Leaf Study

February 10, 2014

Oak leaf and acorns carved in Elm.

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Small Moon Gazing Hare

February 10, 2014

Hare being worked on – nearly finished! Carved in Lime.

Salmon of Knowledge

Salmon of Knowledge

January 29, 2014

The mythical salmon who lived in the River Boyne. Carved in Lime and mounted on an Oak panel.

Pheasant Walking Stick

Pheasant Stick

January 29, 2014

A stick for a hunting gentleman commissioned as a present I believe and was carved from a nice piece of curved Blackthorn grafted onto a Hazel shank.