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Joining #WIPWednesday this week with this shot from Andy Grady taken at #Woodfest 2017
I'm using the @STIHL_GB MSA200c which is a great little saw when you need to get up close.

#chainsawcarving #Chainsawart #treecarving https://t.co/w77ekLzmR2
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My Mad Hatter sculpture got a touch of snow this week!
Photo from the @pantpurlais Facebook page where you can also follow their renovation progress.

#ChainsawArt #chainsawcarving #AliceInWonderland #LoveNorthWales https://t.co/mB61wcTz60
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Saturdays are for slothing. And inventing new words 😉
This sloth was one of the many creatures I incorporated into this 'Jungle Throne' at the Garderen SculptureFest in 2019.
See if you can spot them all at https://t.co/LuicpPlKSj https://t.co/Zfh2nWxYrl
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This week's blog is live!
All about caring for your sculpture, including using decking oil - one of my often asked questions!

https://t.co/AQiWTsbtAE
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Joining in #WIPWednesday this week with this shot from Andy Grady taken at Woodfest in 2017.
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
My Mad Hatter sculpture got a touch of snow this week!
Photo from @pantpurlais where you can follow progress on the tea rooms too.
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
#NationalPetDay has rolled round again! Hi from Poppy (in all her Stihl GB gear!) and Treacle!
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Saturdays are for slothing. And inventing new words 😉
This sloth was one of the many creatures I incorporated into this 'Jungle Throne' at the Garderen SculptureFest in 2019.
See if you can spot them all at https://www.treecarving.co.uk/a-dutch-jungle-throne/
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Public Art UK made Hemlock fly! Very cool!

Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Hemlock the Dragon by Simon O'Rourke - 3D model by public-art.uk [a8781d5] - Sketchfab
Carving dragons represents some great challenges and a lot of fun. Nobody REALLY knows what a dragon looks like, so although we have a pretty set idea, there is still a lot of imagination Simon gets to employ in deciding the scale, proportions, shape and details – more so than when carving an anim...
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Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
This week's blog is live!
All about caring for your sculpture, including using decking oil - one of my often asked questions!