LumberJocks

BITS and PIECES - Variation on a theme!

  • Advertise with us
Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN posted 04-15-2017 12:34 PM 1087 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Had some pieces of wood kicking about in my shop so with reckless abandon I produced two boot blanks and then gave it a whirl.
One piece was a left over piece of Rocky mountain Juniper (left boot), while the other chunk of Amur cherry wood was flat and narrow in shape. I thought of a clown’s boot something like the boots that Ronald Macdonald wears. Maybe I was hankering for a Big Mac!
Six hours later you have the ‘Bits and Pieces’ in boot form.

Enjoy!

The Bootman

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.





9 comments so far

View bushmaster's profile

bushmaster

3233 posts in 2428 days


#1 posted 04-15-2017 01:10 PM

More great boots. Its been awhile, spring is inspiring you.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

View  woodshaver Tony C   's profile

woodshaver Tony C

6175 posts in 3498 days


#2 posted 04-15-2017 01:17 PM

It’s always nice to see what you come up with next. Never knew a boot would make me hungry! LOL!
Awesome work Roman!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

View woodrookieII's profile

woodrookieII

273 posts in 2809 days


#3 posted 04-15-2017 02:56 PM

Such a nice little play on words from The Bootman: ”......pieces of wood kicking about in my shop…..”.

Still so very much enjoy my “boot” Roman. You are a rare artisan my good man.

....rookieII

View John's profile

John

1232 posts in 1415 days


#4 posted 04-15-2017 03:17 PM

The boots look real good Roman, nice wood too.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

View ralbuck's profile

ralbuck

5116 posts in 2412 days


#5 posted 04-15-2017 04:17 PM

Well, you have booted the rest of us out of contention for the Boot Champion!

Nicely carved as usual. I like the narrow one the better of these 2.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

View steliart's profile

steliart

2802 posts in 2833 days


#6 posted 04-15-2017 05:13 PM

WOW !!!!!!!!!!! amazing work !!!!!!!!

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

View Druid's profile

Druid

1864 posts in 2941 days


#7 posted 04-15-2017 07:16 PM

Nicely done Roman.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

View peteg's profile

peteg

4387 posts in 2968 days


#8 posted 04-15-2017 10:20 PM

A couple of beauties Roman
cheers
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

View crowie's profile

crowie

2615 posts in 2096 days


#9 posted 04-15-2017 11:25 PM

The one on the left looks like it could be a Tinkers Shoe..
While the one on the right looks like a “big foot” boot…
Top job again Roman..

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com