Cariboo Blades
High carbon steel, wood, antler, copper and brass are recovered and repurposed into quality handmade knives. Our knife shop and home have been powered by solar energy for 20 years.
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Photos and Art Making

art, photograghs, photography, prints, sculpture, spoon carving, water colores, woodcarving

Aki Yamamoto and Scott Richardson have been making art. This page shows some of it. It will change from time to time.

Aki Yamamoto’s photography.

Seeing, living and making art. The short days and long shadows of December gave Aki the opportunity to see our home in black and white.

George

George

Carving by Aki Yamamoto

Autumn Aspen

Autumn Aspen

photography by Aki Yamamoto

Big Fir

Big Fir

Aki Yamamoto

Big Rock

Big Rock

Big Stump

Big Stump

Then it's gone...

Then it's gone...

Forest fires.

Bulrushes Reaching

Bulrushes Reaching

Bulrushes

Bulrushes

Conference

Conference

A walk in the neighbourhood

A walk in the neighbourhood

Habitat

Habitat

Home

Home

Landing #1

Landing #1

Landing #2

Landing #2

of Volcano

of Volcano

Raft

Raft

Room with a View

Room with a View

4 Aspen

4 Aspen

Side Road

Side Road

Slashpile #1

Slashpile #1

Small Stump

Small Stump

Spared

Spared

Slate Raven

Slate Raven

Swan Lake

Swan Lake

Watching

Watching

photography by Aki Yamamoto

…..A few things we’ve made…..

On the Street

On the Street

Avocado pit carving.

Art by Aki Yamamoto

Watched

Watched

Pitt Carving. by Aki

Stump

Stump

Sculpture. Wood, steel and cement.

Art by Scott Richardson

Sculpture onFire

Sculpture onFire

wood, steel and cement.

by Scott Richardson

Prescription

Prescription

Beetle kill pine relief carving.

by Aki Yamamoto

“A Forest Falls” was the title of Aki’s solo show in 2012. You can find the review at, https://www.wltribune.com/community/artist-reflects-on-the-falling-forest/

beautiful bc

beautiful bc

mosquitoes and watercolour, by Aki Yamamoto

Toil Disintegration

Toil Disintegration

Lifesize sculpture. Paper and cherry wood.

by Scott Richardson

Spoon Carving

Spoon Carving

Spoon carving. Aki Yamamoto

Moose and Juniper Spoons

Moose and Juniper Spoons

Akisan

Field Work

Field Work

Life size sculpture, bronze and rock.

by Scott Richardson

By the woodstove

By the woodstove

Making knives.

A hard row to hoe

A hard row to hoe

We used to do shows.

In the past

In the past