Monthly Archives: April 2015

Attack on the Nautilus!

Nemo-Watch-open-tn-180This is another one of my miniature pieces.  I’ve taken a pocket watch, gutted it and built a scene that shows the terrors of the deep ocean!

The octopus is guarding his treasure chest, but Captain Nemo’s sub got too close and now the old wise octopus is forced to defend himself and his treasure.  It’s not looking good for the crew of the Nautilus! Continue reading

Pencil Carving by Nebraska Artist Cindy Chinn

pencil carving by cindy chinnI’ve been seeing sculpted pencils and pencil leads online for the past few years and REALLY wanted to try my hand at it.

My first pencil carving at this scale was of a train – and in December of 2015 it went viral across Facebook and the Internet!  I was featured on sites such as, and many others.  Since then, I’ve been busy taking orders, answering questions and doing interviews – this is FUN!  😀

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