"Other people cut trees down; we like to stand them back up again." These are the words of A.D. Tree Pirate, also known as Captain Chainsaw. The Tree Pirates are a crew of artists, makers and tree surgeons who are famous for their large scale festival sculptures and more take-homeable chainsaw carved artworks. Here, they demonstrate the power, speed and fun of chainsaw carving at Opus Wood and Craft Fair, and explain how to get started on chainsaw sculptures of your own.
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