CARICATURES

These are caricatures of some people you might know.  Make a guess and click over them to find out who they are.  The Presidential Caricatures are 12"-13" tall, carved in basswood, and painted in water based acrylics.

Captain Pat
Captain Pat

This is a caricature of my brother. He has been in the Navy for 28 years and currently in the Naval Reserves. He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Sweden. (September 2011)

"George W"
"George W"

President Bush was our 43rd President from 2001 to 2009, and President during Operation Enduring and Iraqi Freedom. He was also at one time part owner of the Texas Rangers Baseball team so I thought it appropriate to put him in a Rangers Jacket. He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Bryan, Texas. (September 2011)

Henry
Henry

I made this for a good friend of mine. He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Carson City, NV. (Sept 2011)

"Bush 41"
"Bush 41"

President Bush was our 41st President from 1989 to 1983, and President during Desert Shield and Storm. He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Bryan, Texas. (August 2011)

"Winston Churchill"
"Winston Churchill"

Famously known as the British Prime Minister during WWII, this is a caricature of Winston Churchill. He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Bryan, Texas. (July 2011)

"The Wind Up"
"The Wind Up"

1940's baseball. He is 12" tall with the stand and painted in water base acrylics. He resides in Grayslake, Illinois. (July 2011)

"Trickey Dick"
"Trickey Dick"

This is a carving of President Richard Nixon. He is 12" tall, carved in basswood, and painted in water based acrylics. he resides in Bryan, Texas. (June 2011)

"Clinton"
"Clinton"

This is a carving of President Bill Clinton. He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Bryan, Texas. (June 2011)

Watosh
Watosh

I made this for a Friend in Camp Lejeune, NC. Watosh was a USMC Major General who was retiring. Watosh is 12" tall, carved in basswood, and painted in water based acrylics. (May 2011)

Female Drill Instructor, USMC
Female Drill Instructor, USMC

This is a female drill instructor I made for a friend at Camp Lejeune, NC. She is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. (March 2011)

William Jennings Bryan
William Jennings Bryan

This is a carving of the ortator, William Jennings Bryan. He was a dominant force in the liberal wing of the Democratic Party, three times as its candidate for President of the United States (1896, 1900 and 1908). He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Bryan, Texas. (March 2011)

Franklin Roosevelt
Franklin Roosevelt

This is a caricature of President Franklin Roosevelt. He is 10" tall and on a 1 1/4" stand. He is made of basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Bryan, Texas. (Jan 2011)

"Harry Truman"
"Harry Truman"

This is a caricature of President Harry Truman. He is 10" tall and on a 1 1/4" stand. He is made of basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Bryan, Texas. (Nov 2010)

"Teddy"
"Teddy"

Another Presidential caricature. This is of Teddy Roosevelt. He is 10" tall and on a 1 1/4" stand. He is made of basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He currently resides in Bryan, Texas. (Oct 2010)

"President Obama"
"President Obama"

I made this carving for someone who contacted me through this web sight. He asked if I could make a caricature of President Obama. I said I didn't know and would give it a try. My sons recognized him and my wife thought it was one of my best carvings. The carving of President Obama is 10" tall and on a 1 1/4" stand. He is made of basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He is in Bryan, Texas. This is my first presidential caricature. (Sept 2010)

"Coach"
"Coach"

I made this carving for a great friend of mine. He was my Cross Country Coach at Grayslake High School in 1977 and retired this summer after 38 years of teaching History and Coaching. He taught me many life lessons and was one of my most revered role models. The carving is 8" tall and carved out of basswood and painted in water base acrylics. (June 2008)

TB
TB

I carved this for a friend in Texas who is a big TB Fan.  If you don't know who TB is, well he just won another super bowl this past year.  This carving stands 12" tall and is made of basswood.  The face mask is made from pliable wire.  (April 2021)

UNC Mascot
UNC Mascot

I carved this UNC Ram for a good friend of mine in Virginia.  He graduated from the University of North Carolina a few years ago.  The Ram is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 9" tall.  Included are the different stages to the carving and also the pattern.  (Jan 2021)

210127 Ram stages
210127 Ram stages
210130 Ram Pattern
210130 Ram Pattern
Joe Biden
Joe Biden

I carved this for a good friend in Texas.  I have carved every President since Grover Cleveland for him so I needed to make sure his collection is complete.  I wish Biden well and that he can bring unity and peace to our Nation.  He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 12" tall.   (Jan 2021)

The Nurse
The Nurse

I carved this for a very dear friend and hero who is a nurse and  on the front lines taking care of Covid-19 patients. I graffiti the base for important things that happen in 2020.   She is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 12" tall.  The carving resides in Virginia. (Dec 2020)

"First Pitch"
"First Pitch"

It is not often you are asked to throw out the first pitch of the season, but one of my heroes was in 2020.  He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 12" tall.  (August 2020)

"Bobby"
"Bobby"

This is a friend of mine who is a race car driver.  He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 12" tall.  It resides in Carson City, Nevada. (July 2020)

"Reagan"
"Reagan"

This is Ronald Reagan and he is the superman of Republican Presidents.   He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 12" tall.  It resides in Virginia. (July 2020)

Auburn Tiger
Auburn Tiger

This is the vintage Auburn Tiger Mascot from the 1960s.  He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 12" tall. (June 2020)

"Ol' Sarge"
"Ol' Sarge"

This is the Texas A&M University mascot from the 1940's.  I made it for a friend in College Station, Texas.   He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 12.5" tall. (May 2020)

"Stras"
"Stras"

This is a Pitcher of the World Series Champions.   He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 13" tall. (May 2020)

Einstein
Einstein

This Albert Einstein who I made for a dear friend in Atlanta, GA.  He is carved in basswood, painted in water based acrylics and stands 13" tall. (Apr 2020)

Teddy
Teddy

This is actually a music box that I made for someone very special to me who lives in Virginia.  It is carved in Basswood and stands 13" tall. (Dec 2019

Lincoln
Lincoln

This is Lincoln of the running Presidents. It is carved in Basswood and stands 13" tall.  He resides in Chesapeak, Virginia.  (Dec 2019)

"Calcifer"
"Calcifer"

I made this carving a for a friend who is a big fan of the flame of light.  It is carved in bass wood and stands 10 inches tall.  it resides in Augusta, GA. (Oct 2019)

The Doctor
The Doctor

I made this carving for a great friend.  This baseball player is  13" tall.  It is painted in water base acrylics. It resides in Charlottesville, VA (Oct 2019)

Juan
Juan

I made this carving for a great friend.  This baseball player is   13" tall.  It is painted in water base acrylics. It resides in Pittsburgh. (Sept 2019)

Coach
Coach

I made this carving for my cousin in New Jersey.  It is carved in basswood and is 13" tall. (April 2019)

NJ State Police
NJ State Police

I made this carving for my cousin in New Jersey.  It is carved in basswood and is 13" tall. (May 2019)

Eagle
Eagle

This is an Eagle Mascot that I made for a friend.  It is carved in bass wood and painted in water base acrylics.  The carving stands 12" tall.  Decals were added for details which are not shown here.  (Oct 2018)

"Davey"
"Davey"

The Nationals have a new skipper.  This carving is 12" tall and carved in basswood.  It is painted in water base acrylics.  He resides in Northern Virginia. (April 2018)

"Trea"
"Trea"

Nationals Fans will recognize our Short Stop.  He is carved in basswood and stands 13" tall.  He resides is Northern, Virginia. (Jan 2018)

Munson
Munson

This is hall of fame catcher Thurman Munson.  It is 13" tall and carved in basswood.  It resides in Stafford, VA.  (Nov 2017)

Duke Dog
Duke Dog

This is the mascot of James Madison University.   It is 13" tall and carved in basswood.  It resides in Charlottesville, VA  (Nov 2017)

Dusty
Dusty

This is a baseball coach.  It is 13" tall and carved in basswood.  It resides in Frederick, Md.  (Sept 2017)

Feel the Bern
Feel the Bern

This is a political figure.  It is 13" tall and carved in basswood.  It resides in Washington State.  (June 2017)

Chesty
Chesty

I made this for a Marine in Atlanta.  The carving is 13" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water base acrylics. (April 2017)

Tricky Dick
Tricky Dick

This is a carving of a 1960s President.  It is 13" tall and carved in basswood.  It resides in Northern Virginia.  (April 2017)

Trump
Trump

This of our current President.  It is 13" tall and carved in basswood.  It resides in Northern Virginia.  (April 2017)

Rizz
Rizz

I Made this for a friend in Wisconsin and she is  a big Baseball fan.  Rizz stands 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water base acrylics. (March 2017)

"Stan the Man"
"Stan the Man"

This is a carving of a 1960s baseball player.  It is 12" tall and carved in basswood.  It resides in Southern, Illinois.  (Feb 2017)

170121 LeftHandedBatter
170121 LeftHandedBatter
POTUS Elect II
POTUS Elect II

I made POTUS Elect II for a friend who has many of the Presidents on this web site.  He is carved in basswood, 12" tall and resides in Bryan, Texas.  (Jan 2017)

POTUS Elect
POTUS Elect

I made POTUS Elect for my software developer friend.  He is carved in basswood, 12" tall and resides in Blacksburg, Virginia.  (Dec 2016)

161129 SocialMedia
161129 SocialMedia
Hammer
Hammer
BigPitcher
BigPitcher
ChrisB z
ChrisB z
160228 Batterup
160228 Batterup
Winston Churchill
Winston Churchill

​I made this for a family friend that I have known for almost 40 years. This carving is 12" tall and made of bass wood.  It is painted in water base acrylics and resides in Atlanta, GA.  (Dec 2015)

Coach
Coach
Windows no
Windows no
150611 Baseball Batter
150611 Baseball Batter
2ndBase
2ndBase
Apple No
Apple No
RighthandedBatter
RighthandedBatter
Shortstop
Shortstop
Winner
Winner
Loon Carver
Loon Carver

Every Christmas I carve a loon for a very dear friend in Chicago.  If you go to my loon page, you will the carvings.  This carving is carved in basswood and 12" tall. (Dec 2015)

Young Wildcat
Young Wildcat

My 2nd Cousin played for the Young Wildcats this past summer in Cooperstown, NY.  This carving is 12" tall, carved of basswood, and painted in water base acrylics. It resides in Philadelphia, PA.  (Dec 2015)

Superman
Superman

This is the Man of Steel in the new superman suit. He is 12" tall. He resides in Sweden. (Dec 2013)

Slick Willy
Slick Willy

This carving is 12" tall and carved in Basswood and painted in water base acrylics. (Dec 2013)

Ben
Ben

I made this for a friend. 'Ben' is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. (Nov 2013)

"Herbert Hoover"
"Herbert Hoover"

I made this is for a friend in Texas. This is Herbert Hoover, our 31st President. He is he 12" tall and carved in basswood. (April 2013)

"Warren Harding"
"Warren Harding"

I made this is for a friend in Texas. This is Warren Harding, our 29th President. He is he 12" tall and carved in basswood. (April 2013)

"William Howard Taft"
"William Howard Taft"

I made this for a friend in Texas. This is William Howard Taft our 27th President. He is he 12" tall and carved in basswood. (March 2013)

Calvin Coolidge
Calvin Coolidge

Our 30th President. He is 12" tall and carved in basswood and resides in Bryan, Texas. (Feb 2013)

"Leonhard Euhlers"
"Leonhard Euhlers"

Most of you won't recognize this carving, but it is Leonhard Eulers. who was a pioneering Swiss mathematician and physicist in the mid 1700s. He made important discoveries in fields as diverse as infinitesimal calculus and graph theory. He stands 12" tall. I made it for an Engineering student I know at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. (December 2012)

"Albert Einstein"
"Albert Einstein"

This is caricature of Albert Einstein. He is often described as the father of modern physics and best known for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2. ​ He is 12" tall, carved in basswood and painted in water based acrylics. He resides in Stafford, VA. (November 2012)