About Us



Handmade the American Way is dedicated to quality American artistry. The items and instruction listed are unique and unusual.  Handmade the American Way  has high standards of workmanship, ingenuity, creativity  and design.  The items shown are conceptualized and carved by Dan Robidoux.  This is the home of the Hunting Dog Urn.  Each item is "one of a kind" and some are  available for purchase.  Commission requests are always welcome.  Dan teaches and is available for individual or small group instruction.

Thank you for visiting!  

God Bless America!

About Dan


Bird Carver,  Instructor, Husband, Father and Grandfather.  Lover of Freedom, cancer survivor and thankful for life.

Dan's Guarantee


If you are not delighted, return it within 3 days from date of receipt

(See return policy)

HUnting Dog URn

From the puppy years and the first bird, to the twilight years of decline a hunting dog deserves respect.  Handmade the American Way

proudly introduces hand-carved, detailed, life size, ring-necked pheasants that function as burial urns for your beloved hunting dog. 





Individual and small group

This is the quickest way to learn to carve birds!  You can buy "how to" books.  But.....bird carving can not be described, it has to be shown and learned by doing! 

YES! Beginners are welcome. 

YES! Advanced carvers are welcome.

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Handmade the American Way

13501 E. 12th Terr. N. Independence, MO 64050

(816) 824-8029