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A recent carving project in white oak. Carved panel depicting Jesus with the woman at the well.  Complete restoration project.

Panel from the Vatican.

 

An example of hand carving and detailing in one of our projects. This is a niche area off a large drawing room in a  Private residence.

 

         

 

  St Patrick Cathedral NY 2009.

 Presiders chair, back carvings and coat of arms. Cathedral coat of arms and residence coat were carved from White Oak in Gothic style.

 

A table incorporating many uncommon materials into the composition. Over 30 types of materials were used. The flowers are all different colored woods.

A library we built and installed in one of our clients' homes, made from English Brown Oak. Private residence.  

 

A closer look at a door jamb leading into a clients private library shows detailed carving  in a difficult carving wood.

         

A stair way with a radius balcony, paneled details and laddered archway. Private client residence.

 

 

Often before carving details in wood we use clay models to work from first. Here is an example of a ships figure head. Details are being worked out with the client on the clay model first and then carved in wood.

 Alter railings carved from white oak. The railing details feature  foliage, arches and full capitals on the columns.

 

 

Coat of arms carvings for St Patrick cathedral NYC

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