Local woodcarver wins awards

Local woodcarver Daniel Strekier, known for his unique bike made entirely from wood, has carved a niche for himself as he scored first place in the National Woodskills Competition recently.

Daniel Strekier did very well at the National Woodskills competition. Photo supplied

Daniel is thrilled to have won first place for the piece of art – a one-of- its kind bicycle called Grace – as well as first place for a wall clock made of walnut and oak. The craftsman also claimed a highly commended prize for a stool made from a pallet.