Ron Schroer and his Boneshaker BigWheel will be at the Faire this year, all the way from Jacksonville, FL!
From an article in Fine Woodworking magazine: This unique wooden “penny farthing” style bicycle was built by Ron Schroer, a Jacksonville, Florida resident. After going through chemo a few years ago, he said he realized “if I didn’t let some of my crazy out before I passed, I’d be disappointed with myself.” The only goal of his art projects has been to make people smile- and they do.
Read more: http://www.finewoodworking.com/item/117933/a-classic-bicycle-gets-re-imagined-in-wood#ixzz3ZU8K1mZW
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