Barn Owl Artwork

for Owl Transporter Box I was asked by Mr P of  I4Wood to provide some art work for the front door of an Owl Transporter Box that he was making to commission. I had no photo reference of the actual bird in question so treated it like any other project. Reference first and then pencil sketches to work out the layout of the piece.  I’d been given the panel which was marked out according to where the hinges and bolt would be going and left to ‘get on’ with it. The gallery below shows the work as it progressed and also the finished artwork on the completed Owl Transport Box. [Show slideshow] For information on the box and other fabulous wooden things, pop over to I 4 Wood If you want to keep up with my work then pop over to Facebook and give my page a like so that you’ll see the new blogs/artwork as it’s posted....

Anniversary Wine Rack

Did you know that the Fifth Wedding Anniversary is Wood? We were recently asked to make ‘something special’ for a lovely couples fifth wedding anniversary. After a little research we came up with the idea of a self balancing wine rack made from wood. We saw lots that didn’t balance but were helped and mostly saw single bottle holders made from machined pieces of wood that had no (for want of a better word) Heart. What we produced was a piece that still contains the essence of the tree that the wood came from, is unique and has custom artwork, specially designed for the couple whose anniversary it...