January 2007 Show & Tell Pictures

Dave Blackburn

Dave built this multitude of boxes for Valentine's day. They are made variously from Redwood and Coral Burls. Accents are with Purple heart, Rosewood, Coco Bolo Ebony, Walnut, Maple Burl, Bloodwood and some Abalone Shell. Some of these pivot open. All have a decorative heart theme, some crystal (for a handle) and inlaid geode.
1/6/2007 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene West


Gene Made this Dinosaur Toy from Alder and finished it in Water Based Acrylic. The legs move and the mouth opens.
1/6/2007 Click on image to see closeup.


This "Little Piggy" made by Gene Made this from Alder and finished in Water Based Acrylic is also an action toy. The hands clap, the head turns, and the mouth opens by turning the crank.
1/6/2007 Click on image to see closeup.