French Mantel Friezes: These are several friezes from large French mantels that I carved. Each was sculpted from a single piece of stock. A mantel like this could take several weeks of meticulous labor to create as each element of the design was discovered and chased through the wood until every line was perfectly parallel and every shadow absolutely flawless from every point of view. Each piece was a labor of love.
Pilasters for French Mantel: These are a pair of typical pilasters for a French mantel
Close up of French Mantel Center: Here is a detail shot of the elaborate center of one of these massive carvings
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