The buzz of the chainsaw fills the air. The teeth bite and wood chips fly.
The head of a majestic eagle or massive bear emerges as if by magic.
The sculptor grins good-naturedly as he steps back to plan the next carefully placed stroke of the saw.

 

You have just entered Tom “Chainsaw” Nutting’s world of whimsical and realistic art pieces.
We sincerely hope you will enjoy your visit to our Birds & Bears Web Site!


A life-long resident of Wisconsin, chainsaw artist Tom Nutting enjoys the state’s clean waters, dense forests, and abundant wildlife. He expresses his deep appreciation for all that represents Wisconsin through his chainsaw art and woodcrafts.

 

Many of Tom’s chainsaw sculptures are on display at his work site in Central Wisconsin.
If you are in the area, call (608) 547-9138 for an appointment – evenings and weekends are welcome.

 

Chainsaw Art

Tom sculpts his designs from a variety of hard and soft woods and will stain, paint, or leave your piece unfinished at your request. If you are not completely satisfied at the time of delivery, your deposit will be 100% refunded or credited toward another piece.

Are you planning to cut down a tree on your property? Consider leaving a portion of it standing and allow Tom to transform the trunk into a valuable art piece.

Does a corner of your entryway need that special touch? Why not commission Tom to carve a bear holding a welcome sign or an eagle clutching an American flag in its talons?

Pricing Information

Bears: Prices start at $100/ft. Onsite carvings start at $150/ft.

Eagles: Prices start at $200. Onsite carvings start at $550 for a full size bird.

Owls: Prices start at $150. Onsite carvings start at $550 for a full size bird.

Costs will vary depending on personalization, level of detail and type of scenery. Just let Tom know prior to beginning your unique work of art.

Onsite carvings are subject to a scaffold charge above 6′ tall.

 

Woodcrafts

Tom’s carvings and woodcrafts can also lend interest to your landscape or serve as functional patio furniture. Here are a few examples of Tom’s woodcrafts. If you have a special project in mind, ask Tom about it. Chances are he can bring it to life.

Carvings and woodcrafts can be any size, color or shape and custom designs, as well as on-site carving, are welcomed. So, peruse the samples to get a taste of Tom’s carving style, then call or email for more information.

Pricing Information

Prices start at $350.00 for a 4′ – 6′ pine bench and $650.00 for a 4′ – 6′ red cedar bench.

Costs will vary depending on personalization, level of detail and type of scenery. Just let Tom know prior to beginning your unique work of art.

Onsite carvings are subject to a scaffold charge above 6′ tall.

Prices are subject to change.

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