Tag Archives: sculpture

SAWDUST 24 August 2017

Emerging Brookie, some of my favorite creations are stylized works. This Cedar root spoke to me saying ” I want to be a rising Trout “. Well, how can one argue with a Cedar root? Based on results, it seems to have had a pretty good idea.

Sawdust 08 August

$295.00
8 inch stylized Brook trout

# 1516. This 8 inch Brook Trout is created in the stylized form emerging from a piece of Tennessee Red Cedar root. I especially like the artistic lines of this one, it’s one of my favorites this year. It can be purchased in my wiley Trout store.

Sawdust 06 August

$275
A beauty, #1512 is as wonderful as it is wary; mounted on a gorgeous California Buckeye Burl. Make your casts quick. The bite will be gone before you know it..!

This stylized Rainbow Trout #1512, is created from two pieces of very rare and hard to acquire, California Buckeye Burl. It is a beautiful wood and one of my personal favorites.

The creek based Rainbow Trout is a highly prized fly-fishing subject. Wary. Skittish. And very leader-shy, they are hard to catch. This little beauty is representative of an demure little eight inch creek native found in the Eastern Tennessee creeks.

Every WileyTrout Wood Sculpture is a unique one-of- kind piece. Each piece is signed and numbered. Wholely original pieces.

As skittish and hard-to-catch as these little gems are, we work real hard to make it easy for you go home with one a WileyTrout beauty. This one can be caught in my Wiley Trout Store – #1512 Rainbow Trout.

Sawdust 05 August

$ 325.00
#1535 is a gorgeous 8 inch Brook Trout, looking for a home, WileyTrout Wood Sculpture, realistic carving

Hiding is what a brook trout does, when it’s not dazzeling the eyes out of anything watching it. But that’s the trick. You have to see it, first.

With markings that blend in with a deft of camouflage that defies imagination, despite the bright colors, you just can’t see these critters unless they let you.

#1535 is highly realistic representation of an 8 inch Brook Trout, presented as you would see it – and it equally amazing brethren – if you look into its underwater lair – stacked near the snaggy structure of the creek bottom pools; on piece of actual river driftwood just like you would see them hugging in their crystal clear world of invisibility.

We don’t make it quite this difficult to see – or ever adopt for permanent residence – the little beauties. This wonder of nature is available for purchase at the equally amazing WileyTrout Store as – #1535 Realistice Brook Trout on driftwood.

Sawdust 09 July

$ 645.00
14 inch Brown Trout chasing a little Rainbow.

Chasing Rainbows —

” I’m always chasing Rainbows ” over the years I’ve done several of these that now decorate cabins and dens . My last one was purchased by the Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appachlians and is now on display there.

Sawdust 03 June

#1530

This little beauty is just waiting to jump into YOUR pool. Order it up now from the WileyTrout Store. Enjoy!

 

#1530,   Just finished this little 8 inch Brookie today. It’s a stylized piece created entirely from California Buckeye Burl. This beautiful wood grows only on the western slope of the Sierra mountains at altitude above 2,000 feet. When finished out it has the appearance of river stone. My most popular works are from this wood. My supply is limited and I hope it lasts at least  as long as I do.

Sawdust 02 June

" Leaping for Lunch "

Leaping for Lunch is ready to be served up on your plate now .. Order it now from the WieyTrout Store.

 

 

Leaping for Lunch –  This work was created from a block of Tupelo wood and presented on a beautiful piece of river driftwood. It’s one of my best and available  on me website store #1510. Would a Dad like this on Fathers Day ?

 

Sawdust 26 May

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This little bit of exotica is a real winner. It’s a stylized trout .. make it whatever species you want it to be. Bring this beauty home to your stream … Order it now . It’s a Wiley, just for YOU.

 

 

 

About  a year ago my neighbor cut down a tree and found it hollow  at the trunk. He cut it into rounds and gave it to me saying, ” I thought you might be able to do something with these “, so, this is one of the things I did. I wish I knew what kind of wood it is .

Sawdust 05 May

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This 13 inch Rainbow Trout is my latest #wileycreation, it and others can be viewed at my store . The fishing is really good there.

#wileyrainbowtrout

Sawdust 27 January

Stylized Brook Trout
Stylized Brook Trout

These stylized works are my favorite creations. Most times I see the fish before I start. Other times I have to just like the wood and begin and the fish tells me where it is.  #itsawiley  #wileytrout