(CBS) — He’s found something he loves to do, and what he creates is fantastic.

Rob Fulton is someone you should know, CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.

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An electric chisel grinding on a piece of wood isn’t exactly lyrical, but to Fulton’s ear, it is the sound of music.

“When I’m done with a project, I want somebody to look at it and say, ‘Hey, are you holding a real bird?’ That would make everything come true,” he says of his sculptures.

His first project, from nine years ago, was a figure of an American kestrel. Everything is wood, from the animal to the stump he’s perched upon to the mushroom next to it.

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“You can even see the footprints of the mouse trying to get away from the kestrel,” he says.

Now he’s working on a full-sized bald eagle.

For his full-time work, Fulton travels the country installing milling machines.

“I can’ tell you how many times I come out into the garage and I sit down and I grab a piece of wood,  and I start trimming away on it,” he says. “The joy you get from doing it, you just can’t describe it.”

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