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Direct Carving

Direct carving is a method of creating sculpture in which the inherent properties of the material influence the finished piece. Models or maquettes are not used as a reference.

What I’m Working with Now In this video I show you four chisels that I’m currently using to carve this very interesting white-and-tan marble.
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Lorrie Goulet and me at MoMA screening
Lorrie Goulet and I pose at the Museum of Modern Art screening of the "Spirit into Stone" documentary in 2019.
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Stars and galaxies in outer space
I wonder what it will be like to carve in the earth made new, as described in Revelation 21. In this post I ruminate on what might be in the future.
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Black walnut sculpture left profile
A suggestion from the Internet helped me to achieve a beautiful natural sheen on my newest sculpture, "Enfold", in black walnut wood.
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Harmon-Meek Gallery Personnel
On September 26, 2019, I had a studio visit from Harmon-Meek Gallery. It went very well, and several of my pieces are now at Harmon-Meek.
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Lorrie Goulet's sculpture "Capriccio (Summer)"
I was honored to represent Lorrie at her opening reception held at Harmon-Meek Gallery in Naples, Florida. It was a beautiful show!
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