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A Local Costa Rican Artist

A chain saw, sander and blow torch are all you need

A chain saw, sander and blow torch are all you need

David, a local artist from Hone Creek has helped to make Tierra de Sueños something special.  Each bungalow is adorned with hand carved beds and beautiful mosaics, both of which are done by David.  Whether it’s a bed, table, mirror or post, you think of the animal or design and he’ll carve it.  We were familiar with his work already from the bungalows, but would never have guessed how he actually does it until we saw it with our own eyes.  Without doing any drawings or prep work at all he cranks up his chain saw and goes to town. Once he has all the outlines of the shapes done with the chain saw, he works them down with a sander and shades with a blow torch.  And voilà

Casa Colibri gets a plump iguana

Casa Colibri gets a plump iguana

Casa Colibri translates to humming bird house

Casa Colibri translates to Humming Bird House

the humming bird strikes again

the humming bird strikes again

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