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St. Ignatius - a Baker's Dozen

It occurred to me to count how many St. Ignatius statues I have made so far. The total came to thirteen. One original for the client to keep and twelve so far for them to give out. Just for fun, here they are: 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 - first copy 2010 - original

Crucifix 2021

  A crucifix carved for a couples new home. It is carved in basswood with a poplar cross. The cross is approximately 20 inches tall.      

Christus Rex Processional Cross Design

  This is a design sketch for a Christus Rex processional cross.   The design is inspired by a carving made by Ludwig Kieninger . The proposal is to carve the corpus about 15 inch tall from basswood and finish with a color and technique similar to this carving:

Small Eagle Head Relief

  Eagle head relief carved in basswood. It is approximately 3.5 x 4 inches with English oak stain added for shading. A small brass plaque was added just below the eagle to commemorate a distinguished career. This was then presented as a retirement gift.