Merry Christmas to all. Here is a short history of my Santa carvings. I gave one Santa each year to Lynne’s sister Diane. It starts from 1999 (my first year) on.
1) From Ben Cash video – starting 1999
2) From Ron Ransom book
3) My own design
4) I took from Ben Cash, and kept alternating through the years to make it my own.
6) My own design
7) (back) From the Shawn Cipa book
8) From the Shawn Cipa web site
9) From the Pete LaClair pattern
10) From a gentleman from Des Moines Ia. demo-ing at the Ia. State Fair
11) My own design – ending 2012