African Blackwood mask was getting thrown out by a friend. I took it and with a bit of work made myself a nice slingshot. Due to the shape I had to work with I chose to use some styling from the Wasp. I had to add a palmswell. At the end once it was finished I took it to a traditional Maori carve...
Tamboti natural. I left it with the grain fissures showing as it gives it more character. The wood is an east African hardwood, not common and only available in small quantities. It is noted for its poisonous qualities and the sap, sawdust and smoke from it burning are all poisonous. As a result...