Thank you for visiting Big Bear Carvings!

Big Bear Carvings, aka Kirby’s Custom Carvings, is a world premier full-service wood carving facility nestled in the pristine wilderness of Big Bear Lake, California.
A four-seasons international tourist destination, Big Bear Carvings stocks a huge inventory of wood carved sculptures from several of the wold’s top carvers, including Ken Braun  and local carver and owner of Big Bear Carvings, Kirby Craig.Big Bear Carvings hosts international guest carvers delivering our clients and community an experience you cannot find on every street corner. We are ready to create whatever you can dream up. But, don’t worry. We also have a full line of customized production art to suit any taste. We’ve got big bears, little bears, fat bears, skinny bears! We make wood signs, benches, yard art, and everything in between for the tourist souvenir or serious art collector looking for a spectacular unique piece to round out any collection.In keeping with the Big Bear wood carving tradition, you will likely find at least one carving apprentice working in the yard and learning the age old craft of chainsaw wood carving. Kirby is passionate about working together to build the art form.
KIRBY CRAIG is a veteran carver with an unassuming creative flair and passion for technical perfection. His carvings are inspired by the natural clean surroundings of the Big Bear wilderness year ’round.