Bavarian Crafts

Bavarian style handi-crafts ... wood burning, antler carving,
plaques, and consignment work. Dennis Hoshield, Petoskey, Michigan

Welcome to Bavarian Crafts!

This is a site to show completed projects, as inspiration and suggestions for your requests.  There are a few items in the on-line store, but I primarily take commission work requests ... just send an email (go to the CONTACT ME menu choice at the top of the page)!

Have fun!

Dennis Hoshield

New at Bavarian Crafts!

11/28/14 Added more images .. mostly items for sale at NMAM.US in Petoskey, MI

8/16/14 Joined the Northern Michigan Artists Market consignment art shop ... You can now purchase selected pieces of my art (or custom work. via my artists page here.

3/30/14 Added link to new Facebook page

3/30/14 Updated site layout & color scheme

3/28/14 Updated Online Store

3/02/14 Added a couple more photos of completed items

Slideshow of a few random items:

  • Logo carved on deer antler, leather carved leave and wood acorn
    Logo carved on deer antler, leather carved leave and wood acorn
  • Detail of antler rose
    Detail of antler rose
  • Rose carved of deer antler, with copper leaves and stem
    Rose carved of deer antler, with copper leaves and stem
  • Custom Trachtenmesser - Michigan whitetail deer antler
    Custom Trachtenmesser - Michigan whitetail deer antler
  • Woodburn on basswood, bass of pine, and Michigan whitetail deer antler
    Woodburn on basswood, bass of pine, and Michigan whitetail deer antler
  • Woodburn on basswood slice
    Woodburn on basswood slice
  • Scrimshaw - deer antler and Petoskey stone
    Scrimshaw - deer antler and Petoskey stone
  • Arts and crafts clock - 1/4 sawn white ash
    Arts and crafts clock - 1/4 sawn white ash
  • Carved and colored leather backed mirror
    Carved and colored leather backed mirror
  • Carved nameplate - removeable carved fish
    Carved nameplate - removeable carved fish
  • Woodburn on basswood slice
    Woodburn on basswood slice
  • Woodburn on pine vase
    Woodburn on pine vase
  • Woodburn on basswood slice
    Woodburn on basswood slice
  • Carved nameplet on elk antler (design on back)
    Carved nameplet on elk antler (design on back)
  • Lightweight music stand for table
    Lightweight music stand for table
Logo carved on deer antler, leather carved leave and wood acorn
Logo carved on deer antler, leather carved leave and wood acorn