Woodwork humour

| August 30, 2010

You know you’re a woodworker if/when:   1. You watch old movies just to check out the woodworking and furniture used in a movie. 2. You look forward to your spouse’s family reunion, as you know it’s on the family farm where you can go wood hunting while everyone else eats and carries on. 3. […]

Sculptural furniture by Sabiha Mujtaba

| August 27, 2010

These carved furniture pieces are made by Sabiha Mujtaba from Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Sabiha Mujtaba was born in Karachi, Pakistan but raised and educated in London, England. She moved to Atlanta in 1981 and start her company “Chrysalis Woodworks” in 1986. She has studied under several woodworking masters including Sam Maloof, James Krenov, Silas […]

Marquetry furniture by Silas Kopf

| August 23, 2010

This furniture is made by Silas Kopf from Easthampton, Massachusetts, United States. He was born in November 6, 1949, Warren, Pennsylvania. Silas Kopf graduated from Princeton University in 1972 with a degree in architecture. He has been making furniture since 1973. In 1974 to 1976 he was apprentice to Wendell Castle. In 1988, he received […]

Carving by Dadyushkin Wladyslaw

| August 19, 2010

These carvings are done by Dyadyushkin Vladislav Y.  ( Дядюшкин Владислав ) from Krasnodar, Region of Krasnodar, Russian Federation. He was born in 1974 in Georgia, where he graduated from high school. Vladislav started professional wood carving in 1998. For making icons Dyadyushkin Vladislav received blessing from His Eminence Bishop Vsekubanskogo and Krasnodar Isadora. Artist […]

Wood carvings by Nikolai Bondar

| August 17, 2010

These sculptures are carved by Nikolai Bondar ( Николай Бондарь ) from Kiev, Ukraine. Artist statement: “ I started woodcarving, because it is a source of pleasure, not profit. I do not remember when I begin to cut wood and I do not know when I will give up.” Tree species which are used for […]