Tray 6″x1″ in spalted carob with turquoise inlay. Date: December 2019 Live edge tray 5″x2″ in Monterey Cypress. Natural edge Jewelry trays in madrone burl, 6″x2″, 5″x1 1/2″ and 3 1/2″x1″. Date: March 2020 Maple Burl
Spalted Box Elder Hollow Form with Worm Holes – 3 1/2″ diameter and 3 1/2″ tall Date: December 2018 Ambrosia Maple Hollow Form, 5 1/2″ x 3″. Date: November 2019 Black Acacia Hollow Form with Finial. Date: December 2018
I am using Jim Adkins’ technique. My first two baskets were based on David Nittmann’s technique with the big help of the Harvey Meyer YouTube (parts 1 and 2). The main difference is on the way the radial lines are burn. Jim Adkins’ technique emphasizes realistic replications of Native American basketry when used as inspiration….
Madrone Burl Date: November 2017 Sycamore Burl Date: November 2017 Maple Burl Date: August 2017
Inspired from the Native American Indian Apache Rosette Basket. Date: October 2017