Category Archives: Ohio

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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Bear Carving, End of the Second Week 8 26 2017

The sawdust pile has gotten considerably larger, in fact I think one of the neighbor kids may be lost in it. Here is where I am as of today. If you look close you can see some pencil lines on … Continue reading

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The Tree August 20 2017

I have been working on the tree for almost a week and although I’ve generated a lot of sawdust, chips, and chunks of wood this is where the carving stands at present: This will be one of the cubs. Check … Continue reading

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The Start

The Top of the Tree still needs to be removed (down to just above the black line) However here is the first day of chainsawing (8/16/2017), and this is where I am trying to get to.   It looks like … Continue reading

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I Still Got Bees and Too Much Tree- – – – But!!!

The tree is still in my front yard and in the same condition that the “Tree – Taker – Downers” left it in as they ran away from the “Bees”. However I have been moving ahead with the design of … Continue reading

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