My name is Philip
Alcock and I live in NJ, USA. I was born in New York City and lived
there until 1965, when I married and moved to NJ, because my company
In our first
Christmas in NJ, my wife bought me a book about Wood Carving because she
knew I would like to do it as a hobby. The book just sat on a shelf for
a great many years. About 10 years ago my children were all grown and I
wondered what I could do as a hobby. Finally I started trying to carve.
These pieces are a result of that effort, perhaps they
are not too bad.