Obed Edom, Hand-Colored Linocut

 A color version of the Obed Edom linocut, painted with watercolor on 250gsm BFK Rives paper.  The intent is to make at least 10 or 12 of these.  Each one will be different, I imagine.  Already I see things I would like to do differently.  This one is for sale on our Etsy store.

Commerce

Workshop, Studio & Land A slew of recent additions to our Etsy storefront are pictured below.  There are prints, bowls, handmade goat milk soap with free shipping and a few paintings, even. Please click on the green BaumWerk sign immediately below to visit the store.  Thank you!

Bodark Obed Edom

Print of Obed Edom framed in a re-purposed osage-orange (hedge, bodark, or bois d’arc) fence post

Provision

I have been printing an edition of Flying Fish, a copper-plate engraving about the miracle of provision experienced by Thor Heyerdahl and his crew in the Pacific Ocean on their balsa log raft, the Kon Tiki.  This print is for sale at the Baumwerk Etsy store. …a Walking Man drawing for my friend Steven.

Repeats for Commerce

Obed Edom, in the form of a 12″ x 18″ linocut, is for sale on our Etsy Store finally.  Right now, I have 5 impressions available.  Also posted there, are a few bowls which I believe are worthy of consideration.  Thanks everyone for your support, encouragement and attention.  If you missed last week’s post, please give it a look.  I thought it was a good…

Go On, Obed Edom

For many years the story and name of Obed Edom have struck deeply within me.  His story in the bible is pretty short.  As with many things I have tried to make my work a path into exploring this mystery.  This print is now finished.  To go along with its completion, I have included a song that I wrote a number of years ago…

Onforan

Prairie Creek Dining Table in white oak and black walnut. Red Elm window sill and shelf moving from rough to smooth. and being joined longways. Obed Edom is getting his finishing touches.   A test print is pulled to see what needs adjusting. John Beartrist Laceroot is stirring. Jonas is free from his box and wondering if it could be time to tell his story…

Carving Mr. Edom… Still

Slowly carving away at a block of linoleum featuring Obed Edom and the Ark of God’s covenant with Israel.

Copper and Oil

The printing of the 1st and 2nd state proofs of The Flying Fish of Provision copperplate engraving. Thanks to my son for his help photographing when my hands were inky.