Big ladle in progress

This big ladle is coming along just fine. It’s going to be used for shoveling water in a sweat lodge. Made from a big wallnut log with beautifully dense grain. Pretty tough to work on. Here’s the first part of the working process.

Avanzando con el cucharón

Este cucharón grande, hecho de un tronco fuerte de nogal, servirá en un temazcal. Este nogal en particular pide mucha fuerza y cuesta mucho separar las virutas. Ver su veta preciosa revelándose debajo de la gubia es un puro placer.

to be followed ….

pictures by Aohkii Rioux

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