A winged fairy hanging from a tree branch is one of my favourites.
Like most others, it is carved from mahogany, stained and then sanded, and finally oiled.
Another animal -themed mahogany brooch. The usual method - saw, cut, file, sand, dye, sand some more and varnish.
If you want to learn more about creation process of these pieces of work, see About wooden jewelry creation process in the Thing -neclace post.