Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Hiking Stick

Decided to make some fan art for one of my all-time favorite stories and “trilogy” series: “The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy.”

I’m uncertain of the wood type since I only use found pieces and can only identify a species by its leaves and then only if those leaves are oak, or maple. During the de-barking process some of the innermost layers of bark were retained and giving the stick it’s lovely reddish-brown color.

The hiking stick stands at just under 55” tall featuring the iconic words “Don’t Panic,” the more iconic number “42,” and eyeless, smiling alien on many of the book covers in metallic ink at the top. I then finished it off with a few coats of polyurethane for aesthetics as well as protection from the elements so it can be used while exploring the universe and eating pie.

I decided against using a whale and flower pot, but may include them if I make another.

Artist: J.R. Goslant

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Stargate SG-1 Hiking Stick

I’ve been wanting to do some fan art related projects for a while and this is hopefully the first of many! A Stargate SG-1 hiking stick is the perfect accessory for exploring our little patch of the universe, or as a means of self defense against Jaffa in close combat!

All 39 stargate glyphs (including Earth’s point of origin) are burned into a piece of sturdy oak and filled with gold ink then covered with three coats of polyurethane for aesthetics and protection from the elements. The staff stands at 68.5”.

Artist: J.R. Goslant

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