Abstract sculptures by Lawrence Schneider

| June 30, 2010

These wooden sculptures are carved by Lawrence Schneider from Hunt Valley, Maryland, USA. Lawrence Schneider became a full-time sculptor in 2005 at age 70. Prior to this he where developing his skills of direct carving over 30 years creating wood sculptures. He is entirely self-trained in art. He has a BS degree in engineering and […]

Woodwork humour

| June 29, 2010

You know you’re a woodworker if/when: 1. You buy your wife her own tools so yours don’t leave the shop so you know they are in there someplace… 2. Your scrap dictates what project you build next. 3. The salesman from hardware store calls to see if you are OK because you haven’t been in […]

Marquetry and pyrography art from Germany

| June 28, 2010

These marquetry and pyrography art pieces are made by Eberhard Scheihing from Lichtenwald-Hegenlohe, Germany. From childhood Eberhard Scheihing has enjoyed to spend his free time with woodworking and his career aspiration was to learn any art or craft work which would be wood-related. But he become a teacher of physics and mathematics. Currently Eberhard Scheihing […]

Chainsaw carvings from Japan

| June 23, 2010

These chainsaw sculptures are carved by Hiromu Kurita ( 弘栗田 ) from Ichihara City, Chiba, Japan . He is the triple winner of Chetwynd International Chainsaw Carving Championship in 2007 ; 2008 and 2009. In 2008 Hiromu Kurita received a fourth place in the “ECHO Chain Saw Carving Championship” held October 3-5 at the Albuquerque […]

Sculptures in wood from U.S.

| June 21, 2010

These sculptures are made by Howard A. Schroeder from Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America. Howard A. Schroeder is a self-taught sculptor and has been sculpting since 1972. He has said about his art: “Creating something unique is important to me. My attempt is to not copy but to initiate. The beauty of […]