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Jerry is currently carving "Florida Everglades" mantel for our customer in Florida. The design features

Florida wildlife and plants across the face of the mantel, with a center "D" for our customer's last name.

 

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

 

 


Florida Everglades Page 1 Florida Everglades Page 2


 

                     
                     
 

DESIGN 04/13/2017: WHOLE

   

DESIGN 04/13/2017: WHOLE

 

 

DESIGN 04/13/2017: WHOLE

 

From Front

 

From Left

 

From Right

               

 

   
                     
 

DESIGN 04/13/2017: LEFT

   

DESIGN 04/13/2017: CENTER

   

DESIGN 04/13/2017: RIGHT

 

Heron, Palm Trees, Sea Grapes, Hibiscus, Shrimp Plant and Bougainvillea

 

The Initial "D" and Four O'clock Plant

 

Kingfisher, Palm Tree, Sea Grapes, Jacaranda, Bird of Paradise and Jasmine

                     
                     
  DESIGN TRANSFERRED 04/26/2017: LEFT SIDE     DESIGN TRANSFERRED 04/26/2017: RIGHT SIDE     DESIGN TRANSFERRED 04/26/2017: FAR LEFT
  Jerry has...   ...transferred his...   ...design...
                     
                     
  DESIGN TRANSFERRED 04/26/2017: CENTER LEFT     DESIGN TRANSFERRED 04/26/2017: CENTER     DESIGN TRANSFERRED 04/26/2017: CENTER RIGHT
  ...across...   ...the face...   ...of the...
                     
                     
  DESIGN TRANSFERRED 04/26/2017: FAR RIGHT     JERRY IS UNDERWAY WITH THE CARVING 04/28/2017:     ROUGHING OUT THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/09/2017: WHOLE
  ...mantel.   YouTube Video   Jerry is in the process...
                     
                     
  ROUGHING OUT THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/09/2017:WHOLE FROM LEFT     ROUGHING OUT THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/09/2017: WHOLE FROM RIGHT     ROUGHING OUT THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/09/2017: LEFT SIDE
  ...of roughing out...   ...the design elements...   ...across the face...
                     
                     
  ROUGHING OUT THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/09/2017: RIGHT SIDE     DEFINING THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/17/2017: WHOLE     DEFINING THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/17/2017: WHOLE
  ...of the mantel.   As Jerry works,...   ...design elements...
                     
                     
  DEFINING THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/17/2017: WHOLE     DEFINING THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/17/2017: LEFT     DEFINING THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/17/2017: CENTER
  ...of plants...   ...birds...   ...and the center "D"...
                     
                     
  DEFINING THE DESIGN ELEMENTS 06/17/2017: RIGHT     BRINGING OUT THE DETAIL 06/30/2017: WHOLE     BRINGING OUT THE DETAIL 06/30/2017: WHOLE
  ..begin to emerge.   Detail is,...   ...emerging as...
                     
                     
  BRINGING OUT THE DETAIL 06/30/2017: WHOLE     BRINGING OUT THE DETAIL 06/30/2017: LEFT SIDE     BRINGING OUT THE DETAIL 06/30/2017: CENTER "D"
  ...Jerry carves...   ...across the...   ...face...
                     
                     
  BRINGING OUT THE DETAIL 06/30/2017: RIGHT SIDE     REFINING THE ELEMENTS 07/28/2017: WHOLE     REFINING THE ELEMENTS 07/28/2017: LEFT HALF
  ...of the mantel.   Jerry is refining,...   ...the elements...
                     
                     
  REFINING THE ELEMENTS 07/28/2017: RIGHT HALF     REFINING THE ELEMENTS 07/28/2017: LEFT END     REFINING THE ELEMENTS 07/28/2017: CENTER LEFT
  ...across the face...   ...of the mantel...   ...as the carving...
                     
                     
  REFINING THE ELEMENTS 07/28/2017: CENTER RIGHT     REFINING THE ELEMENTS 07/28/2017: RIGHT END     JERRY IS CARVING THE FINISHING TOUCHES: 08/07/2017:
  ...moves close...   ...to completion.   YouTube Video