Martin described his individual, virtually free way of carving walking sticks as a progression from using an old broom handle, using a new broom handle with a rubber ferrell, to cutting sticks, and attaching handles carved in the shape of his hand.

Martin Walker 1

He demystified the process of attaching the handle to the stick and has a gizmo for getting the angle right so that the drill does not come out of the side of the stick.

Martin Walker 2

He has branched away from fingers and started to use the roots of trees to form the basis of a sculptured handle as in the owl above.

sticksring hand