History

On a hot summer Sunday in 2009, in Steveston BC, I was visiting the Steveston Farmer's Market when I came across a booth that read " Richmond Carvers Society". Fascinated by all the wood carvings on display I asked a gentleman how long he had been carving. He replied, over 20 years and so I thought to myself I could never become a woodcarver because I don't have 20 years. He encouraged me and so my journey began.

 

I like to carve with the following wood species:

I like to carve using the following wood:

 
Basswood
  
   Tupelo    
 
       Red Cedar
 
            Yellow Cedar
 
                Butternut
 
                   Olive Wood
 
                        Jelutong
      
 
 
 
 

© 2014 by Mike Cohene

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