More Mantels

Several French Mantel Friezes
Close up of French Mantel Center
Pilasters for French Mantel

3 thoughts on “More Mantels

  1. 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.

  2. 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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