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Heading to @chesterzoo this half term? You might spot my Macaque carving in the Islands area. Watch me create it in the video below.

https://t.co/bakzKeXxEp

#thingstodoinhalfterm #chainsawart #treecarving #monkeylove https://t.co/qAGsOhklch
treecarving photo

It was this time last year when we were able to share that I had been chosen as one of the artists to create pieces for @HBO #GameOfThrones season eight promotion....

https://t.co/OvDWeCbvM5

#forthethrone #carvingdragons #treecarving #chainsawart

Thought this carve from around 2011 was fitting for #ValentinesDay2020

Shakespeare’s #starcrossedlovers #romeoandjuliet were a natural choice for these two trees which had intertwined.

https://t.co/oWjji5E181

#chainsawart #treecarving https://t.co/ZAzRvBbQPj
treecarving photo

It's not all about a smooth finish, and the @saburrtooth large flame bit is perfect for adding texture.

See the finished lion at https://t.co/Z8DswG7295

#chainsawart #treecarving #bigcats https://t.co/tNZwamq8E6
treecarving photo

Continuing with the lion today.

Check out the video in the link below to watch me using #manpa tools to create the face and mane.

https://t.co/s1xGQ1ZcvV

#bigcats #stihl #chainsawart #treecarving https://t.co/E9AHD99g3q
treecarving photo

What #StormCiara has destroyed, I can turn into something beautiful! Some of my best known pieces like #dragonofbethesda were commission to transform storm or fallen trees damaged trees.

https://t.co/bWMjN91Su1

#dragonsofnorthwales #dragonsoftwitter https://t.co/Ce8lMj9KeT
treecarving photo
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Another piece underway!!
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
@thejoshuatree2006 is a fantastic charity that opens its new centre soon. It was great to be able to create something special for their entrance!

www.treecarving.co.uk/a-bespoke-sign-for-the-joshua-tree/
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Thought this carve from around 2011 was fitting for #ValentinesDay2020

Shakespeare’s #starcrossedlovers #romeoandjuliet were a natural choice for these two trees whose trunks had intertwined.
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
I think I'm done!! I'll probably spot something I'm not happy with next week though!
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Using the Manpa tools Multicutter with the triangle cutter head to create fur texture.
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Simon O'Rourke - Tree Carving
Continuing with the lion today!!