07/17/11 - 11:20am
Derrick Stanton’s fish might be out of water, but they certainly aren’t out of place at the Town of Living Trees.
He spent the last few days using a chainsaw to turn a spruce log into a fisherman standing with a salmon.
And that wasn’t his first attempt at turning wood into the water creature.
“Two summers ago, it was a cowboy riding a king salmon,” the Nikiski resident said of an older carving.