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Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

Eagle & owl bench. Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

Eagle & owl bench. Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

Canadian chainsaw carver Ryan Cook entered the world of carving in 2011, but four short years later, he’s quickly become an established name in the art. He has earned the respect of his fellow carvers competing in carving events around the world, was invited to the English Open, The Dutch International, Invitational World Championships in Chetwynd, BC, and many others. Ryan Cook has also launched his own business Saw Valley, based out of Britannia Beach, British Columbia, where he creates custom carvings for customers. Initially, Ryan was an actor hired to play the role of “The Apprentice” on SAW DOGS. Never having actually carved a day in his life before the show.

Barred Owl Bench

Barred Owl Bench

bear and eagle bench

bear and eagle bench

Bigfoot drinking a beer hiding from the sun. Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

Bigfoot drinking a beer hiding from the sun. Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

Carved painting

Carved painting

cougar

cougar

first ice sculpture by Ryan Cook

first ice sculpture by Ryan Cook

heron

heron

kaslo's protectors

kaslo’s protectors

kaslo's protectors. Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

kaslo’s protectors. Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

kaslo's protectors

kaslo’s protectors

man hiding in the cave

man hiding in the cave

Norwegian troll

Norwegian troll

porcupine with steel quills

porcupine with steel quills

Raphael 2014 turtles

Raphael 2014 turtles

Ryan's first dragon with wings

Ryan’s first dragon with wings

The beast

The beast

The beast

The beast

The Dark Night Fairy

The Dark Night Fairy

The hanging head

The hanging head

The Island Sun anchor

The Island Sun anchor

the man hiding in the cave above the beast

The man hiding in the cave above the beast

The Momma Bear & Cubs Playing

The Momma Bear & Cubs Playing

winking burl

winking burl

wizard

wizard

Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

Ryan Cook chainsaw sculpting

Ryan Cook

Ryan Cook

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