Commissioned work coming along

Oct 10, 2014 | Sculpture, Slider, Time

This carving is now developing all round, initially faced with a similar scenario with this piece as with the last large carving, with no lifting equipment available and the weight to great to move the stone it stayed in one position for a frustratingly long time. My friend Jordi Raga came to the rescue moving the carving into it’s upright position, the carving develops now all the way round.

Carving in procress, Carrara marble, 07.10.2014

Carving in procress, Carrara marble, 07.10.2014

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