Wood Creativity

My friend Bill shared details today of creative woodwork that is featured prominently in his Victoria office:

“Frame is African Mahogany (the cheaper one, Honduras is the expensive variety). Tree is cut out of a piece of Baltic Birch ply (5/8″). The image is of a real tree. I took a picture, emphasized shadows and light, then sketched from my computer screen to paper. Scanned the sketch, then used a projector to blow it up on to the plywood and copied it from there. Then cut out with a jigsaw.”

20140818_175344

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s