Author Archives: The Late Emerging Artist

About The Late Emerging Artist

This is the site of "The Emerging Artist's Newsletter. I use it to track the progress of the Art that I am currently creating. The typical Newsletter publishes once or twice a month, depending of how creative I am at any given time.

Happy New Years 2018 – – – – Three Bears

Here was the tree in early July of 2017. The tree had just been topped to remove the upper branches, and about this time I began to see “BEARS”!!!!! So anyway the Summer, Fall and now Winter rolled on, until … Continue reading

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Winter’s Closing In 11/22/2017

Hi Folks, Officially winter is still a month away, but my internal “Shiver Clock” says it’s time to wrap up the carving until spring. The carving is pretty well on track up as far as the “rough-in” is concerned, at … Continue reading

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The Bears – – – 11/9/2017

I’ve been beating this tree to death for over 3 months now, and as of today, here’s what I’ve accomplished so far: (Check out the previous Newsletters) The standing bear’s head is still too large, but it is still completely … Continue reading

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The Bears – – – 10/26/2017

Hi Folks, We have a couple of rainy days coming this weekend so I thought I’d publish a bit early this week. The rough-in on the carving is nearly done, at least to the point that if I’ve made a … Continue reading

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October 18th and the Bears

I’ve been busy on other things for the last few days. Check out my Walker’s Walk-Abouts Newsletter, however there is still a bit of a change in “The Bears”. I’ve started to move around the tree and define the standing bear … Continue reading

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So Much Time- – – So Little Done.

Hi Folks, Since I last published, I’ve removed a bunch of wood, but haven’t advanced the carving in any significant way. I’ve been working on the “Standing Bear”, but right now it looks more like a bear wearing a football … Continue reading

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Bear Tree 9/24/2017

I got my chainsaw back up and running, thanks to Dale at Chain Saws Direct (If you need any type of “Power Yard Equipment give them a shout at Chain Saws Direct , Great Folks to deal with.) Here’s where we … Continue reading

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Bear Tree 9/17/2017

My chainsaw went belly-up, so I’ve been removing wood with a gouge and a hammer. Having said that, here is where I am today.  The head of Bear #2 is roughed in, but still a long way to go. Incidentally, … Continue reading

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Bear Tree 9/10/2017

I began to add a bit of detail this week, mainly so I could get a better perspective of where I’m going. If you click on the picture it will enlarge it.   September 10 2017 Taking these pictures so … Continue reading

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Bear Carving End of the Third Week 9/2/2017

I’ve been chain-sawing or a third week, and although the chainsaw moves fast, my brain doesn’t. I need to keep in mind that once I cut it off, it ain’t going to grow back. So, with that in mind, along … Continue reading

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