Using Yew Wood for Wood Carving

Using Yew wood for woodcarving will give you many unseen difficulties to overcome, especially on larger pieces. This week’s work in the Studio has been concentrating on working with the grain patterns and dealing with knots. Here is how I … Read More

Medieval Archers Sword

  The Azincourt Archer’s sword needs a lot of detail and here is progress this week: . Now the sword is roughed in, the belt and sort hanger must be organised so the weight of the sword appears to be … Read More

Azincourt Archer’s Sword Definition

This week in the Studio, working on the Azincourt Archers Sword definition…   Attention now turned to the other side of the figure, to mark out and define the position and shape of the Archer’s sword.

Deepening the Shadows

Live from the Studio this week, work on deepening the shadows:   The close-up pictures show more work under carving the flap on the purse, pulling out the bulk by deepening the shadows.