Carpenter Bee Pin


Maker :: Chickenscratch

What’s a carpenter bee’s favorite tool? A buzz saw!
This whimsical woodworker is made of a cast brass screw with yellow enamel paint, red glass bead eyes, and floral-patterned brass wings and is mounted to a wooden ruler section on a pin back.


  • Materials: Brass, enamel, glass, wood, pin back
  • Measurements: Measures approximately 1 1/2in H x 2in W x 1/2in D
  • Cast brass screw body painted with bright yellow enamel striping and red glass bead eyes
  • Detailed floral brass wings
  • Wooden ruler background
  • Pin back with hook catch

Chickenscratch is a studio jewelry company founded in 1988 by the husband and wife team of Lisa and Scott Cylinder. 

Most Chickenscratch jewelry is made from base metals (brass, copper, nickel silver and sterling silver) sheet and wire that is hand cut and manipulated, mixed with various plastics and found objects. Each piece has been joined with silver solder for strength and durability.