Nanaimo woodcarver Dan Richey uses his chainsaw Monday morning to rough out the wings and face of an angel sculpture that he is carving from the trunk of a maple tree in the St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church cemetery. Richey plans to feature two angels in the carving with a small angel resting on the knee of a larger angel, watching over the burial grounds. (CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin)

On angel wings

Chainsaw artist Dan Richey working on a carving of angels at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church

Nanaimo woodcarver Dan Richey uses his chainsaw Monday morning to rough out the wings and face of an angel sculpture that he is carving from the trunk of a maple tree in the St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church cemetery. Richey plans to feature two angels in the carving with a small angel resting on the knee of a larger angel, watching over the burial grounds.

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