HERE ARE EXAMPLES OF MY WORK FROM EARLY ON TO NOW. I AM GLAD TO TAKE ORDERS FOR MAKING DAIZA AND BASES FOR ANY STONE YOU MAY HAVE. I USE PRIMARILY WALNUT BUT ALSO CHERRY. I WILL BE GLAD TO WORK ANY TYPE OF WOOD AS LONG AS ITS AVAILABLE. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN MORE INFO OR ESTIMATES PLEASE CONTACT ME AT email@example.com OR COMMENT ON THIS THREAD AND I WILL RESPOND.
The first one is ” moon on a cloudy night” and the second one is a full moon.
This is the stone I selected for Sean Smith’s daiza making workshop. The stand was made partially by Sean but mostly done and finished by me. He helped design it which his suggestions on design now influences my own design of daiza.
Here is a stone Sean found in Puerto Rico. Walnut daiza made by me.
Mountain stone and daiza found and made by me.
Triple mountain peaks. I found the stone and made its walnut daiza.
An earlier mountain stone in a red oak daiza made by me.
Waterfall stone found by me and daiza made by me.
Wy’East Vulcan / Cascade Volcano
Yosemite/sheer rock face/el capitan
^^ Doha ishi(plateau stone) walnut daiza
Mt Rainier, volcano in Washington. Walnut daiza.
Mountain peak with glacier below it. Walnut daiza.
Plateau stone with three steppes.
Here’s a mountain stone with an excellent metallic brown patina. Beautiful texture and walnut daiza.
Mountain stone with two lakes. The stone is unaltered.
Black mountain stone walnut daiza.
American Hut stone walnut daiza.
Mini mountain stone
Wy’East Vulcan, cascade volcano
Asheville NC mountain as seen along I-77.
Volcano with Caldera
A stone by Sean Smith, daiza made by me. For sale.
There’s more, and also more to be made and found so I will post as they come along.