Relief carved hunting gun stocks from Tula, Russia

| January 2, 2010

These handles of hunting rifles are carved and inlayd with gold, silver, pearl and bone by Prostyankin Valery ( Валерий Простянкин ). Valery was born in 1961. In 1980, after school he went to work in the Tula Weapons factory as apprentice of woodcarver. Besides handles for hunting rifles he does high quality finishing of […]

Carvings from Poland

| October 22, 2009

Those little carvings and metal work are made by Wiktor Siwanowicz from Poland . More of his work can be found on his  website or on  lumberjocks.com

Driftwood sculptures from south west England

| September 8, 2009

Those beautiful sculptures from driftwood are made by Heather Jansch . I don’t know how much it is a woodwork but its certainly magnificent and unique art from wood . On hers website www.heatherjansch.com she have a visual feast of beautiful pictures of her sculptures . And here You can buy her first book .

Wooden globe by Marco Aurelio R. Guimarães

| September 7, 2009

This globe is in scale of 1:40,000,000 and is made by Marco Aurelio R. Guimarães from Brazil . Its a mixed-media project that includes some excellent goldsmith works, marble/granite jobs, wood carving, marble turning, bent lamination, general woodworking and a new kind of  “spherical intarsia” . I find this project on lumberjocks.com where are more […]