Handcarved Toy Wooden Tractors

Ralph Smith crafts intricately detailed wooden tractors by hand

A 1935 John Deere A.
A 1935 John Deere A. Should disaster strike, and a customer drops one of Ralph's tractors, he'll repair it. That kind of service is routine for Ralph, who said he enjoys working with customers. Many of his clients are women, he said, ordering gifts for their husbands and fathers. "I have girlfriends all over the U.S.," he said with a chuckle.