Tree with snake

Carved tree, Bass/Linden wood.
156"w x 96"h x 12"d

Comment

You need to be a member of crafthaus to add comments!

Join crafthaus

Comment by Sabiha Mujtaba on November 14, 2010 at 6:52pm
Thank you Gary, It does seem unusual but I bought 3"/4" milled buck-eye and glued 3 layers. interior of trunk is hollow. I used the arbortech carver/grinders solely..no hand carving except just a few areas.The snake was also built up and carved from solid wood. I had fun...most of the time!
Comment by kate jones on November 14, 2010 at 6:22pm
I am amazed by this. so beautiful!
Comment by Ligia Rocha on November 14, 2010 at 6:20pm
Wonderful!!!
Comment by Harriete Estel Berman on November 14, 2010 at 11:58am
This is a striking image.
Harriete
Comment by jennifer fegely pennington on November 14, 2010 at 11:19am
what an amazing installation! it is incredible.
Comment by Gary McNabb on November 14, 2010 at 8:45am
this is all carved ???....nothing milled or natural from forest ??? ....I love it !!!!
Comment by Ayse Kozaci on November 11, 2010 at 1:01pm
very unique!!
Comment by Mary Jarvis on November 10, 2010 at 3:34pm
LOVE this....

Rule the World!

Crafthaus Online Exhibition

RULE THE WORLD

Friends of Carlotta Gallery, Zuerich, Switzerland

What are the adornments of dictators, despots, and the plain delusional? What do they need in order to let their real personalities shine through? What tools do tyrants have to show that they are in charge? See for yourself!

Image above:

Grandpa Wooley

"LOOK", Brooch
Internet photocopy of Gerard Depardieu and Vladimir Putin,
Plexiglas, fabric, imitation leather, yarn, wood, silver brooch

Latest Activity

Brigitte Martin posted a blog post

Jenny Ayrton (UK) - Molten Wonderlands

Jenny Ayrton captures miniature wonderlands in molten glass. Based on often overlooked everyday scenes she creates stage-sets upon which viewers may project their own story. A full-time mum six-days of the week she takes inspiration from the domestic world, often finding that the little things trigger the best ideas; A…See More
1 hour ago
Kelly Marie Novak posted photos
2 hours ago
Alena Stukavcova Dolezalova posted a photo

On Screen

Ring, sterling silver, bronze, pyritquartz
2 hours ago
Amber O'Harrow added 2 discussions to the group Retracing my steps: Explorations in Fiber Sculpture at Arrowmont
14 hours ago
Laura Roberson liked Angelina Ciulik's discussion The MASSC Jewelry Challenge
16 hours ago
Kelly Marie Novak is now friends with Kimberly Jackson and Kathleen Garrison
20 hours ago
Harriete Estel Berman posted a status
"What would people think? Making a ceremonial object for a museum exhibition from unwanted, ordinary "pushke boxes" seemed irreverent."
21 hours ago
Harriete Estel Berman posted a status
""Tin, Tzedakah and Seeing the Ordinary" can change the direction of your work. http://j.mp/1nY2CXp"
21 hours ago
Brigitte Martin liked Amber O'Harrow's discussion Day 4 at Arrowmont
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Are you displaying your Dealer's Notice? Please note that the Hallmarking Act 1973 states that it is an offence for a dealer not to display the current notice in his/her premises. Any previous versions of this notice will need replacing with…"
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Valuation Day - Goldsmiths' Hall, Friday 19 September Our next Valuation Day at Goldsmiths’ Hall is on Friday 19 September. These ever popular events, held in the magnificent Goldsmiths' Hall, offer the chance for a private…"
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
""Diamond Geezers and Gold Dealers" ITV1, Thursday 24 July at 9pm Watch this one-off documentary taking an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the unique world of Hatton Garden. This programme follows some of the local tradespeople as…"
yesterday
alexandra hopp and Aric Verrastro are now friends
yesterday
Aric Verrastro posted photos
yesterday
Katie Newell and Marina Shaltout are now friends
yesterday
alice simpson commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Hella Jongerius: Craftmanship in Industrial Design
"Hella, Your work is wonderfully inventive and beautifully interpreted. You have put all the right materials together."
yesterday

© 2014   Created by Brigitte Martin.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service