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I Like Pods and Onion Domes

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I’ve nearly finished the Pod / Box Mechanical Theatre and am happy to share some Tom – shot details.  I have to wait to show a full shot until Kurt Mottweiler can come and take real photographs.  One thing about using shiny metal in my work is that reflections and hot spots make getting a
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A Bird in a Glove

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Moving onto making the flock for the White Bird Black Bird Mechanical Theatre the last two days.  When I first started carving small birds my hands and fingers were covered with small cuts.  To carve Alaskan Yellow Cedar cleanly your tools have to be razor sharp and a brush with a blade draws blood.  Getting blood on your work is almost
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