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Jerry has finished "East Meets Southwest and Moves North" mantel for our customers in Alaska.

The design features the wildlife, terrain, and vegetation for West Virginia, Alaska, and Arizona across the face of the mantel. Hi Brian and Leslie!

Design and carving progress photos are posted below. Photos of the finished mantel are posted on Page 2.

 

 


East SW North Page 1 East SW North Page 2


 

                     
                     
 

FINAL DESIGN 02/22/2015: LEFT SIDE

   

FINAL DESIGN 02/22/2015: CENTER

   

FINAL DESIGN 02/22/2015: RIGHT SIDE

 

East

 

North

 

Southwest

                     
                     
 

DESIGN TRANSFERRED 03/04/2015

   

DESIGN TRANSFERRED 03/04/2015

   

FIRST CUT: 03/04/2015

 

from Left

 

From Right

 

North (Center): Dahl Sheep

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS: 03/12/2015

   

CARVING PROGRESS: 03/12/2015

   

CARVING PROGRESS 03/25/2015: WHOLE

 

Jerry has made the stop cuts...

 

...and is removing the background.

 

Jerry has removed...

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS 03/25/2015: WHOLE

   

CARVING PROGRESS 03/25/2015: LEFT

   

CARVING PROGRESS 03/25/2015: CENTER

 

...the background...

 

...and has started...

 

...roughing out...

                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS 03/25/2015: RIGHT

   

CARVING PROGRESS 04/11/2015: WHOLE

   

CARVING PROGRESS 04/11/2015: WHOLE

 

the design elements.

 

The carving...

 

...is progressing...

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS 04/11/2015: LEFT

   

CARVING PROGRESS 04/11/2015: CENTER

   

CARVING PROGRESS 04/11/2015: RIGHT

 

...across the...

 

...face of...

 

...the mantel.

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: WHOLE

   

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: WHOLE

   

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: LEFT; EAST

 

Detail is emerging...

 

...in the design...

 

...elements...

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: CENTER; NORTH

   

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: RIGHT; SOUTHWEST

   

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: LEFT DETAIL

 

...of the...

 

...three sections.

 

Dogwood

                     
                     
 

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: CENTER DETAIL

   

CARVING PROGRESS 05/03/2015: RIGHT DETAIL

     

 

 

Log, scrub and rocks

 

Palo verde and cacti