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quietwater paddle pictures

Pictures. At first I worried about the camera getting wet or full of sawdust. I got over that. Now I just take pictures. Carefully. So far so good.

Chocolate and Wine Anyone?

Purpleheart and walnut paddle
Just getting started here. First step will be tapering the tops of the purpleheart pieces to match the lines of the walnut pieces. Then some epoxy comes out. Then some scraping and maybe a spokeshave.

Simple Pine with some Character in the Blades

Purpleheart and walnut paddle
I like pine. It's simple, nice wood. I like the texture and character that knots add to a blade. So here is a pine and cedar paddle with knotty pine blades. There's a bit of purpleheart in there too.