We used the same dremel tool to carve the piggy mouth.
The first step is to cut log to size and start to hollow it out. We used a standard hole saw and then used a speed bore to remove as much of the wood as possible.
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Next start to shape the face with a saw. We then used a disc grinder to smooth the edges off the face.
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Once all of the wood is removed repeat until the log is hollowed out to the desired length.
Coin slot is created with a dremel grinder and a cut off wheel. The eyes and nostrils are burned with a wood burner.
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