September 2007 Show & Tell Pictures

Dave Blackburn


Dave made this Hall Table called Buckeye and Buckfeet. It is made from Zircote, Buckeye Burl, Ebony, Santos Curly Mahogany, Fiddle Back Maple, Curly Maple, Deer Antler, Paua Shell, Oak and Hickory. It is finished in Lacquer. There is a hidden tray and the feet are made to look like deer hoofs.
This table won Best in Show at the Ventura County Fair.
9/7/2007 Click on image to see closeup.

Bob Fahrnbruch


Bob made this clay pigeon from Walnut and finished it in Watco. This was a challenge from his skeet shooting friends.
9/9/2007 Click on image to see closeup.


Bob won first prize at the Ventura County Fair with this bowl made from a piece of walnut. He calls it the Winged Bowl. It is finished in Watco.
9/9/2007 Click on image to see closeup.

Bill Gourlay


This Baby Bear is made from Walnut and finished in Tung Oil.
9/7/2007 Click on image to see closeup.


Bill's Grizzly2 is made from Redwood Driftwood (both pieces). The bear is finished with Tung Oil.
9/7/2007 Click on image to see closeup.

Andrew Purdy


Andrew's carving called Juvy Blue Bird Pair. It features two hand crafted birds on a branch. The birds and branch are carved from Tupleo. The leaves are paper with copper wire. The stand is Walnut. The birds and branch are finished with Acrylic. The stand is finished with wipe-on polyurethane. Everything is hand made except the eyes.
9/7/2007 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene West


Gene made this basketball toy as a prototype for the toy workshop.
9/7/2007 Click on image to see closeup.