Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore Mayor Becky, Becky Ames and more!

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

This in progress bust is of Beaumont MAyor Becky Ames that he carved into a log. But because she has changed her hair style, he still has work to do on it. Herman Davis, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He brought with him several large examples of carving that he has finished as well as continues to carve on. Dave…

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

This finished bust is of his wife, also mounted on a book first, then a wooden base. Herman Davis, left, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He brought with him several large examples of carving that he has finished as well as continues to carve on. Dave Ryan/The Enterprise

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

This finished bust is of Beautiful Woman that he carved into a log. Herman Davis, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He brought with him several large examples of carving that he has finished as well as continues to carve on. Dave Ryan/The Enterprise

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

This finished bust is of his dad that he carved into a log. Herman Davis, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He brought with him several large examples of carving that he has finished as well as continues to carve on. Dave Ryan/The Enterprise

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

Herman Davis, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He brought with him several large examples of carving that he has finished as well as continues to carve on. Dave Ryan/The Enterprise

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

Several pieces of his work were on display for people to pick up and look at. Herman Davis, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He brought with him several large examples of carving that he has finished as well as continues to carve on. Dave Ryan/The Enterprise

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

This walking stick, that he had carved a face into the handle, rested in the background. Herman Davis, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He showed examples of how he carves flowers, birds, and even roosters with a sharp blade and a stick of wood. He is hardly ever without them, even when he is just talking. Dave…

from Beaumont Enterprise

Ministry of wood

Having just finished it a few minutes before, one of Herman's hand carved birds sits on the table that he had given to a guest after carving it while he talked. Herman Davis, a local woodcarver and story teller, was at the Beaumont Public Library Downtown branch this week, demonstrating his art of carving all types of wood, and telling his folk stories during a program for adults. He showed examples of how he carves flowers, birds, and even rooster with a sharp blade and a stick of wood. He…