Category Archives: Western Artist

The Three Bears 11/30/2018

Hi Folks, It’s the end of November 2018 and I have bundled up “The Three Bears” for the winter. I decided to seal them up to keep the water out with a coating of Behr’s Deck-Over in a light color, … Continue reading

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“The Bears” 5/28/2018

I’ve been detailing a bit more this week. Check out the manicure job on the “Papa Bear’s” right paw. And the rest of the story- – – – :

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Here Comes The Epoxy

I’ve begun to add two-part epoxy and have been experimenting with sculpting it. I It does the job, but is very difficult to control when applying it. It is easy to sand down into shape. I think that I’m using … Continue reading

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It’s SPRING!!! That is to say there has been no snow since last week.

It’s early May and “The Three Bears” are almost roughed in. There have been several Folks stopping in for a closer look (Mostly local but there was a couple from Arizona as well), and if you’re in the neighborhood feel … Continue reading

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Sure and Begorrah!!! It’s St. Patty’s Day

I went out to work on the Bears this morning and found this!!! I’m not sure who did it, but Thanks a bunch!!! “You Made My Day”!!!!

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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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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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