Lurtz

Lurtz was commissioned by the guy who owns “Barahir” as the yin to the yang of the Aragorn themed pipe he currently enjoys.  What better character from The Lord of the Rings than Lurtz to complement the ring of Aragorn?  Lurtz, the Uruk Hai officer under the command of Saruman, and Aragorn clash in an…

Strider Replica

I made this pipe in the spring for my brother-in-law.  It’s a replica of the pipe that Strider/Aragorn smoked in the LOTR movies.  I based it off of the official replicas that are available on the web.  The bowl is, of course, briar, and the stem is maple.  

Barahir

Barahir is a briar churchwarden custom made for Doc Stogie Fresh of StogieFresh.com.  In fact, this pipe is the featured pipe in an article published on Doc’s site called “How Custom Pipes Are Made.”  Doc is a Lord of the Rings enthusiast, and he approached me with the idea of carving Aragorn’s heirloom ring around…

Gandalf Replica…

This is a birthday present for my brother-in-law.  I wanted to try and duplicate the pipe that Gandalf smoked in the Lord of the Rings.  I wasn’t able to match the color perfectly, but it is close enough.  It has a briar bowl, and a poplar stem.  This is my first attempt at making a…

The Bruce

“The Bruce” was commissioned by a friend, and incorporates some of the same designs as the “OKC” and “Ivy.”  The inscription around the rim is the same elvish inscription found on the “one ring” from the Lord of the Rings trilogy.  “The Bruce” is a churchwarden briar, with an 8″ vulcanite stem.