Burnt Elm "Five Elements"
27" x 30" x 4"
The four elements: Earth, Wind, Fire, and Water. And the central fifth element being Nothingness.Hand carved and textured elm connected with steel rod. Surface features a Shu Shugi Bahn technique of charring the wood and then applying my oils and resin penetrating finish.
American Elm Ark
32" x 22" x 5
Featuring hand-wrought Steel Staples which echo the Japanese Kintsugi tradition.
Hand carved and textured. Charred and sanded to remove nearly all of the char while leaving a toasted/aged patina.
$1000 - $2000
Free-hand carved from a single block of various hardwoods, featuring hand wrought steel staples which echo the Japanese Kintsugi tradition. Displayed on steel stands. I normally have several on hand ranging in height from 5' to 7' tall. Bases are 8 1/2" square. Due to shipping challenges these are only available for acquisition at shows and exhibitions. Exhibition Schedule