Clocks and other wood carvings by Yuriy Firsanov

| July 3, 2011

These wooden sculptures are carved by Yuriy Firsanov (Юрий Фирсанов) from Sochi, Krasnodar, Russia. Watches interested Yuriy from childhood. Is it not wonderful when a small iron box contains something alive, sort of a tiny organism with a hammering heart. It’s a mystery and mystery is always calling. The first unsuccessful, and therefore memorable experience […]

Wood carvings by Robin Smith

| April 24, 2011

Rob Smith is a very versatile artist. He is most known for his steampunk USP flash drives but I showcase his work here because of the “ Melting Table ” and of course the “Artype Custom electric Guitar”, these are the true examples of fine woodworking craftsmanship. Artist statement: “ I’m an entirely self trained […]

Miniature wooden watches by Valery Danevich

| April 20, 2011

These pocket watches are made by Valery Danevich ( Валерий Даневич ) from Kiev, Ukraine. The only non-wood detail in these watches is the spring and they are fully working. Valeri Danevitsch was born on 13th October 1968 in Kiev, Ukraine. The tradition of carpentry work is distributed in the dynasty Danevitsch from generation to […]

Carved Furniture by Kaj Lindgård

| April 9, 2011

These marvelous carvings are done by Kaj Lindgård from Etelä-Pohjanmaa, Jurva, Finland. Kaj has been studying cabinet making for three years and has been carving only four years, it’s amazing what can be achieved when you have talent and great deal of persistence ( and he is only 24 years old ). In my opinion […]

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 […]