Andrew Purdy


Mini Elk Bust Andrew carved this bull elk from a single piece of Tupelo; but the single piece was cut and re-aligned to the grain for strength in the antlers and ears. It is finished in Acrylic paints.
3/7/2008 Click on image to see closeup.


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.


This Custom Storage Case is made from Cherry, Maple, Figured Redwood - book-matched veneer with Padauk trim. The finish is wipe-on Maloof Polyurethane. This is used to store Andrew's carving tools and bits. It features a lift out tray for the bits.
11/3/2006 Click on image to see closeup.


Andrew made this Spoke Shave from a piece of Coco bolo and a Hock Blade. The finish is wipe on Polyurethane.
9/8/2006 Click on image to see closeup.


Andrew made this Bear Carving from a single block of Tupelo. It is finished in various Acrylic paints.
9/8/2006 Click on image for closeup.

This Queen Anne Table is designed as an end table. It is made from Mahogany with a Lacewood top. The finish is Analine Dye with Spray Lacquer. Note the carved Cabriolet Legs.
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8/4/2006


This Carved Meadowlark is made from Tupelo and has a Cherry base. The carving is painted with Acrylic Paints. Everything was hand made except from the twig, eyes and feet.
3/3/2006 Click on image for closeup.


Andrew's Formal Coffee Table is made from Cherry and Walnut. The top is book-matched Walnut Burl. The sides are laminated Cherry. The finish is wipe-on polyurethane.
1/6/2006 Click on image for closeup.


This hand carving was made from Basswood.
4/8/2005 Click on image for closeup.