A Forest of Tree Sculptures

I was asked by the Tree Love charity to carve 40 tree sculptures.     They sent me photos to copy.   I did not like the wood that had been used or the style of carving.     A sandwich of woods is always going to be tricky to carve as the grain direction may change at the glue line between different woods












I decided to use oak blocks 10cm square and 25cm long, and designed a different carving style.      I am still not clear on how the foliage on original carving was achieved, so I went for a 3D doodle with a a 0.5 inch chisle .      My work

























Work progression













My 1st attempt at a video of my work 


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