Working offshore sometimes we sit around. I’m going on my second week out here. Whittling makes the days dockside sitting around go by much faster. I’m teaching myself to carve faces. I can’t quite copy the carving in the book. But what I have so far seems pleasing ( to my eye anyway).
Ever since I was little I’ve always enjoyed a good sharp knife. Being a kid growing up on a farm, I belonged to a culture that looked on anybody who had to borrow a knife to cut something a “nuisance”. My Dad taught me how to use a knife safely and how to make things […]