Carving of La Luz sculpture

Often, I use power tools to carve my sculptures, however, this sculpture is mostly based on hand carving. I have a set of Swiss and Japanese carving tools that helped me carve the gap that flows along the wood boards.  

 Creating the initial flow

Creating the initial flow

 Using a Japanese wood chisel to carve the wood

Using a Japanese wood chisel to carve the wood

 Final sanding, before applying wood oil to bring out the colors

Final sanding, before applying wood oil to bring out the colors

 Mounted on a concrete base and ready for taking pictures

Mounted on a concrete base and ready for taking pictures

Please take a look at the picture of the finished sculpture.