Relief carvings by Kronid A. Gogolev

| March 26, 2011

These carvings are made by Kronid A. Gogolev ( Гоголев Кронид Александрович ) from Russian Federation, Republic of Karelia, Sortavala. Kronid Gogolev is a People’s Artist of Russia, State Prize Laureate of Russia and a Honored art and culture person of Russia and Karelia. Kronid Gogolev was born on July 13, 1926 in the Novgorod […]

Carved turnings by Ralph Watts

| February 14, 2011

These sculptures are turned and then carved by Ralph Watts from Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States. By education Ralph Watts is mechanical engineer and nuclear garbage man but by call of the soul he is woodworker with lifelong experience in building houses, furniture, and other useful household items. Most of his creations are turned because […]

All-wood clocks by Charles Maxwell

| January 29, 2011

These wooden skeleton clocks are made by Charles Maxwell from Rochester, NY, United States. Charles Maxwell retired after 25 years of service with the U.S. Navy in December 2006. When he visited a museum store at Cape Cod in 1982 , he first saw a six-foot skeleton clock constructed entirely of American Walnut. The impression […]

Woodcarvings by Vladimir Krivtsov

| September 26, 2010

These carvings are made by Vladimir Krivtsov ( Кривцов Владимир ) from Volgograd, Volgogradskaya oblast, Russian Federation. Vladimir Krivtsov was born in 1963. In 1983 he graduated from Penza Art College in the specialty graphic designer. More of his work can be viewed here:

Decorative carvings by Nairi Safaryan

| September 25, 2010

These carvings are created by Nairi Safaryan from Glendale, California, United States. Nairi Safaryan was born in 1958 in Shushi, which is located in the Karabagh region of Armenia. In 1973 he moved with his family, including his parents and his two sisters to Yerevan where he completed school and entered Yerevan Polytechnic Institute. In […]