A once in the lifetime opportunity occurred when a Black Bear skull caused an artistic avalanche. Boo Boo was sitting in the shop called Curioddity, on Main Street in Salida Colorado. Even at the price paid, he was worth the investment. An unknown man found Boo Boo’s skull somewhere around Canyon City. Boo Boo came … More Project Boo Boo Bear Skull
The picture above is one of seven lamps made in a batch. This particular lamp, for sale at Buzzsaw Busby’s art shop in Woodland Park, CO, consists of a matched set of Elk antlers and a single Mule Deer antler. My neighbor David harvested this Elk about three years ago. The tree stump came from … More How to make an antler lamp
Several years back I saw a cow skull hanging in an art gallery located in Leadville, CO. I was mortified by the price of $900. Although the craftsman was particularly more skilled than I was at the time, I thought I would try to replicated it and sell it for less. I took the idea … More Skull Art
In 2014 I created this set of large lamps. They both stood over 40 inches tall without the finale. The antlers are from Mule Deer. The trunks were pulled from near Cottonwood Lake. Here are a couple of pictures of me working on them.