In the Round

Sculpture Carvings

Unlike relief carvings an object or figure carved in the round is completely three dimensional and not attached to a flat surface.  A more skillful type of wood carving which involves true to life, detailed artistry that can be viewed from all sides. 

The design

As with relief carvings sculpture carvings begin with  a design, artistic creativity and technical knowledge in creating a piece of three dimensional art.

the process

Gluing and clamping the wood together before the design is drawn onto the wood

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roughing out

The profile is then roughed out with a band saw and reciprocal saw

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PARING AWAY WOOD

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ADDING DETAILS

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TUBERCLES
VENTRAL GROOVES OF RORQUALS
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