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Chris & Carrie

Mermaid

Project Owner: Andy Piggott
Type of Wood: Limewood
Finish: Stains and Beeswax
Dimensions: 460 x 160 x 40

Description:

Inspiration came from an old carving seen in a museum; a side carving on a mirror. This had a mermaid at its centre but only nebulous shapes around it. My carving design developed into a marine theme. At the same time I wanted to try out wood dyes (for the first time) to give it some colour but not obscure the wood.

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