Hand Carved Love Spoons
from a single piece of Mahogany
I carved these spoons for my sister.
I wanted to do something "whimsical" for her,
and a real moving chain seemed like
an appropriate challenge. The spoons
and chain are carved from a single piece
It takes quite a while to work each link in the chain free,
but it is well worth the effort when you are rewarded with
Someday I would like to revisit the notion of "whimseys"
(doo-dads with "moving parts"), combining it with the
functional aspects of Boxes
to create something with chains that is also useful and
nice to look at. We'll see !!