Monday, November 28, 2016

Ordered SH Xmas Card

Just ordered the SH xmas cards ~ 750 this time.  Also ordered 75 of our own this time, plus 4 mugs ~ if the laptop ever finishes its update and lets us finish the order.

Mirrored Block Faux Print

Mirrored scan of the block, looking like a sepia-tone print.

Friday, November 25, 2016

Working on the Signature Block

Need to work on the eyes and nose.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Arting Day

Carving at Tina's today.  Almost there.  Signature block, nose, eyes, a few bits and bobs.  But almost done.

Monday, November 21, 2016

Working on the Floor Boards.

Getting there.  Tho the more I carve the more there seems to carve yet.

Need a stretch break.  Neck is stiff.

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Invenature Founders' Day ~ Also Carving

So many fiddly bits.


Time for a stretch break.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Back At It

Back at it today.  Nibbling away.

Faux print effect.


Block scan.


Working on the floor boards today (Fri.).

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Arting Day - More Carving

Carving the pine needles.

Faux print ~ bw, mir block.





Time for a stretch break.

Saturday, November 12, 2016


Scan of the block.  Time to tackle those boughs.

Mirrored, bw faux print.

Ok, chalked in the tree on a scan print.  Now to chalk it onto the block and begin carving it.

Chalked in the tree on the actual block.

Faux block.

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Carving Today

I like the ears.  Body needs more texture.

Time for a stretch break.

Done for the day.  Making progress.

Saturday, November 05, 2016

Carving Today

More Carving

Slow-going, but moving along.

Maybe I'll work on the castle today.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Xmas Cartoon On Block

Transferred the cartoon to the block at Tina's yesterday.  Now I start carving.

Chalking in fireplace stones.

And carving begins.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Xmas Card

Sketch with color added, brown and red.

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Sketching Castle Ornament Motif

Sketching castle ornament motif.