What you do when you can’t decide what to get the nephews for Christmas.

Rumor has it young men are keen on extinct reptiles….

Drawings:tracingsSketches on notepaper carbon transferred to manila envelope stock.  Then traced to sheet aluminum scrap.


AnkylosaurusAnkylosaurus.  You can tell, on account of the ball-pein hammer stuck to it’s tail.

Unfortunately, the kerf width of the plasma cutter deletes much of the detail.  But then maybe that’s part of the charm…

Tree-RexThe original idea was to make a set of free standing ‘sculpture’s, so to speak.  Instead, I went with a pair of ornaments for the Christmas tree.

AnktreelosaurusLooks like a sheep; but no, it’s a dinosaur.  Really.