Working directly from the log always offers surprises.
Hand carved sails add a nice touch to a ship portrait.
For me cherry is almost the perfect wood.
Too many chiefs and too few sailors can be an issue
Advice can be a curious thing. Especially when the same advice comes from sources that would seem to be juxtaposed.
some large pieces need to be constructed piece by piece.
woodworkers are masters of recycling from plank to scrap.