Emotions in Wood

The secrets to carving powerful and emotionally-charged faces are revealed in this innovative handbook.

Emotions in Wood

Author: Ann Brouwers

Publisher: Linden Pub

ISBN: 9781933502168

Page: 127

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The secrets to carving powerful and emotionally-charged faces are revealed in this innovative handbook. Step-by-step explanations demonstrate how to create unique spherical heads laden with a variety of moods and expressions, including soft smiles, laughter, and tears. Guidelines also highlight a number of difficulties often encountered when carving emotions and offer helpful solutions. Ideal for carvers of caricatures and serious works alike, even experienced carvers will learn how to instill realistic feelings into their work.

In the Greene Greene Style

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In the Greene   Greene Style

Author: Darrell Peart

Publisher: Linden Publishing

ISBN: 1610351800

Page: 112

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Legendary architects and designers Charles and Henry Greene created a uniquely American style in the Arts & Crafts tradition, and this book combines a detailed understanding of their design aesthetic with specific shop instructions for re-creating their works. Filled with step-by-step instructions, extensive illustrations, and full-color photographs, the book features several full projects for making replica Greene & Greene furniture complete with authentic details such as ebony plugs and splines, waterfall legs, and curved drawer pulls. Showing today's woodworkers precisely how the Greenes achieved their unique designs, In the Style of Greene & Greene also includes valuable advice on incorporating Arts & Crafts elements into new designs.

Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects

$17.95 978-1-933502-17-5 Carving. Emotions in Wood: Carving the Expressive
Face 128 pp. $19.95 978-1-933502-16-8 New Wood Puzzle Designs 96 pp.
$21.95 978-0-941936-57-6 Sharpening with. Easy Carving Projects for Kids 110
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Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects

Author: Spike Carlsen

Publisher: Linden Publishing

ISBN: 1610351754

Page: 122

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Blending the practicality of IKEA with the creativity of Martha Stewart, this collection of innovative projects is presented with simplicity of construction in mind. The suggested pieces are practical, have broad appeal, and carry a high brag factor upon completion. Requiring minimal assembly time and tools, this concise, engaging, and even humorous guide offers countless tips as well as clear and instructive photography. The majority of the projects also incorporate clever construction, such as the use of bifold doors, stock cabinets, and off-the-shelf lumber, guaranteeing that the required materials are both inexpensive and easily accessible. Featuring ideas for furnishing both the interior and the exterior of the home, this handbook is ideal for weekend woodworkers.

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A Guide to CIVILISATION

German sculptor, transitional to Renaissance, who worked in stone and wood.
His slender figures are delicately carved, with expressive faces and Gothic grace.
... created a new form of sculpture using the fragment as a finished work,
sometimes a head and trunk and a pair of hands that expressed emotion and
movement.

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Midwestern Gothic Summer 2015 Issue 18

Cars especially had faces, expressive faces, on both sides of their bodies. ...
Some MLive reviewer said that Sam somehow instilled purity and truth in a
sculpture that had the emotional expressivity of a Rodin. A feminist writer at the
City Pulse, claimed that Sam, in one wooden carving, encapsulated the
contradictions of ...

Midwestern Gothic  Summer 2015 Issue 18

Author: Midwestern Gothic

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1329245695

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Issue 18 features fiction from Dave, Barrett, Meredith Boe, Justin Carmickle, Marianne Chan, DeLeon DeMicoli, Chris Drabick, Jason Marc Harris, Stephanie Heit, Joseph Horton, Alex Mattingly, Courtney Elizabeth Mauk, Christopher Merkner, Lia Swope Mitchell, Brian Pals, Robyn Ryle, Shane Stricker, Matt Weinkam, Alexander Weinstein, and Brenna Womer. Poetry by Monica Berlin, Grady Chambers, Jenelle Clausen, Jessica Duncan, William Engelhart, Wil Gibson, Steve Henn, Coop Lee, Greg Loselle, Katie Kalisz, Alex Mouw, Casey Patrick, Dale Patterson, and Catherine Rankovic. Midwestern Gothic is a quarterly print literary journal out of Ann Arbor, Michigan, dedicated to featuring work about or inspired by the Midwest, by writers who live or have lived here. Midwestern Gothic aims to collect the very best in writing inspired by the Midwest.

Arts Magazine

In the European tradition of modeling and carving , Vangi produces large
confrontational pieces that are technically ... Bronze , nickel , silver , and
aluminum are used to create the sculpture and are highlighted to optimum effect
emphasizing the emotional message all the more . ... here and is further
emphasized by the eerie yellow wood used for the expressive face with its sharp
light and dark shadows .

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The New Book of Knowledge

The royal arts of the small kingdoms in the grasslands area of central Cameroon
are bold and expressive . Colorful beadwork is used to embellish carved wood
thrones and figures . The face , hands , and feet of some sculpted figures are
covered with molded sheet brass . ... Gesture and emotion are subtly indicated .

The New Book of Knowledge

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Publisher: Grolier Academic Reference

ISBN: 9780717205332

Page: 21

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An illustrated encyclopedia with articles on history, literature, art and music, geography, mathematics, science, sports, and other topics. Some articles include activities, games, or experiments.

The Encyclop dia Britannica

Their numbers and influence increased even sinuous attitudes , lively and
expressive faces , and draperies rapidly . ... realistic anecdote to produce a In
wood carving England rivalled every continental school ; her sumptuous
ornamentation . choir - stalls ... wood lent itself also to the elaborate and
draperies , are given an emotional power , lacking in most realistic sculptures , by
reason of their solid ...

The Encyclop  dia Britannica

Author: Franklin Henry Hooper

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The Art student

... actions , and feelings , in their presence than one finished picture of the scene :
one we specially -in fact , that , despite her words to the ... adorned with fine old
wood - carving , and wainscotted walls the particulars of which Mrs. Evans would
never make on which hung ... not sure to The room also contained two large
latticed windows , each reveal itself , either in her expressive face or in her artless
in a ...

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Inuit Art Quarterly

Fantasy Figure with Birds , 1972 , Karoo Ashevak , Taloyoak ( whale bone , wood
, antler , ivory , stone ; 48.5 x 47.0 x ... and the negative spaces of deeply carved
hollows play against the positive , bulging masses mass of the face . ... In the
early 1971 resentation of Karoo's mature work , all his expressive of his emotions
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Rick Steves Best of Eastern Europe

At an early age , his drawings and wooden carvings showed promise , and a rich
family took him in and made sure he was properly trained . He eventually went ...
emotional , Meštrović ' s expressive , elongated faces connect with the viewer .

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The North American Miscellany

... painting , and sculpvalloy , all silent , and gazing on the idiot ture ; and had
died and left behind them with surprise and emotion . ... sobbed the images in
stone ; for the sculptor's and the priest , as he finished his narration .
woodcarver's art are near akin . ... At first , I carved wreatbs and other simple
ornaments - gradually advancing , I attempt . ed human faces . ... I recollect , once
, carving out done , being satisfied with the improvement what I thought a sweet
expressive face ; which I ...

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Art Through the Ages

Another sculptor in wood whose work is particularly compelling is Pedro de Mena
( 1628 – 1688 A . D . ) . In his Saint Francis ( Pl . 127 B ) he has expressed fervid
piety with sincerity and conviction and without being overemotional . ... s robe
and hood completely clothe the quiet figure and frame a face which in its
expression of asceticism is typically Spanish . ... 4 We hear of Berruguete
assisting in the decoration of the palace at Alcalá , carving wooden panels for the
choir stalls at ...

Art Through the Ages

Author: Helen Gardner

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India s Craft Tradition

The throb of a clear lively emotion on so hard a surface is unbelievable . Even the
most ... In some regions certain spirit pantheons are given shape in carved
wooden figures for worship . ... The figures are in unusually bold modelling with
elegant body lines , startlingly expressive faces , and intricately carved
ornamentation .

India s Craft Tradition

Author: Kamaladevi Chattopadhyaya

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On master craftmanship in India; includes a list of craftsmen selected for national awards, 1965-1979.

Soviet Literature

sculptor followed to untangle the skein of human emotion and sentiment in
austerely plastic integrity . ... His Kolkhoz Wowan ( 1954 ) , in wood , besides
being the portrait of a definite person , typifies the Soviet peasant woman who
well knows ... It depicts a man of indomitable courage , standing up for the glory
of life even in the face of death . ... anonymous folk carvers who have enriched
Russian art and architecture with so many an expressive and cunningly - wrought
image of beast ...

Soviet Literature

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American Artist

This type of drama is Ortlieb ' s piece of wood or marble . passion , also his meat -
and - potatoes , to produce In the ... The Medium is a only study the expressive
faces and the message powerful work of art and is inclined not comes on strong .
... express the feelings of a subject , primitive look about it , largely owand the
emotions , ” he says . ing to the handling of the ... begun in Ortlieb ' s the
elongated style in which Ortlieb " pre - emergence ” period , a time in his carved
the features .

American Artist

Author: Ernest William Watson

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Encyclopedia of Italian Renaissance Mannerist Art

and aesthetic only partly evolved from Civitali's earlier works and are
characterized by pathos and subtly dramatic expressive faces . In particular , the
figures of St Elizabeth and St Zacharias possess a quality of realism and emotion
similar to contemporary Emilian sculpture . Civitali ... wood - carver , responsible
for the main doors on Lucca Cathedral and in 1498 carved a wooden
baldacchino ( destr . ) ...

Encyclopedia of Italian Renaissance   Mannerist Art

Author: Jane Turner

Publisher: Groves Dictionaries Incorporated

ISBN: 9781884446023

Page: 1881

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The two alphabetically arranged volumes cover all of the major artistic developments in Italy from c.1300 to c.1600, a period that marks the Renaissance of the humanistic spirit of classical antiquity. All three periods of the Renaissance are covered: early, high and late.