Welcome to Huckaba Custom Designs
If you appreciate spendidly carved wood decor, you're in the right place. In his workshop in Cardwell, Montana, Kipp Huckaba creates a wide variety of custom wood carvings for wall plaques, coat racks, candle mantles, doors and specialty home decor. Many of the popular carvings, including trout, deer, elk and moose montages, are in stock for quick delivery (see Signs, Wall Hangings & Coat Racks). All decorative carvings can be personalized which makes them especially appropriate for life events such as big birthdays, wedding presents and retirement gifts. Personalized wood carvings also make beautiful memorials. Kipp is also eager to accommodate your creative ideas for custom business and personalized wood carvings. For inspiration, please visit the Personalized Carvings gallery.
Douglas Fir and Ponderosa Pine are kept in stock and speciality wood can be ordered for your custom project. All wood products from Huckaba Custom Designs are 100% made in the USA, and Montana too!
Huckaba Custom Designs also offers custom cut lumber and specializes in Beetle Kill Pine boards. Due to the unique blue shades of the wood, salvaged Beetle Kill Pine has become very popular for making natural wood furniture products. (Please see the background of this website for sample images of Beetle Killl Pine.)
Kipp Huckaba was first drawn to the beauty and variety of natural wood grains in his high school industrial arts classes. Since high school, Kipp's work has involved wood, whether in construction, building furniture, sculpting mantles or creating customized artwork. Throughout his career, wood has been central to Kipp's vocation.
Unique Home Design Products
This Blue Pine Bathroom Vanity combines the upscale rustic of Beetle Kill Pine with a contemporary bowl sink and fixture. Please visit the Furniture and Infrastructure gallery to see beautiful and unique coffee tables, dining tables, fireplace mantles, and doors.
Coat Racks, Signs and Plaques
Don't buy just any old coat rack. Get a coat rack that reflects your love of the outdoors and wildlife. Kipp can design a scene for you that includes your favorite mountain animals, or pick from the many scenes he has in stock. He also has templates for marvelous trains, cowboys, cattle drives and more. Please browse the Signs, Wall Hangings and Coat Racks gallery for ideas, or call Kipp to discuss what you have in mind.