Hand Carved Conference Table from 1500 year old Pine for Loray Cotton Mill in Gastonia NC

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Hand Carved Conference Table from 1500 year old Pine for Loray Mill in Gastonia NC

 

November of 2013 I was Commissioned to Carve very interesting Historically  Project.

 

History of Loray Cotton Mill

In 1900, the Loray  Cotton Mills in Gastonia North Carolina brought the town to national prominence.  When finished, this big complex
was the largest mill (50,000 spindles and 1,600 looms) under one roof in the South of United States of America and competed in size with
anything operating in New England. ...

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International Woodcarver of the year

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International Woodcarver of the year

Alexander Grabovetskiy – ‘Wall Decoration’ – 1st prize

This piece is also the winner of our overall ‘International Woodcarver of the Year award, which is sponsored by Classic Hand Tools
When he was just a more youthful boy of six in the Russian city of Dimitrovgrad, Alexander was tutored normal woodcarving tactics by his grandfather. This rapid mentoring was the starting of a every day existence-prolonged occupation for him. When he was sixteen, he shocked ...

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Woodcarving low relief mahogany antique doors

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Woodcarving low relief 

 

Woodcarving low relief mahogany antique doors

In September of 2012 I was commissioned to carve on Antique 1911 Mahogany Doors. My customers told me that doors are solid mahogany and they bought them thirty years ago from big estate house in Pennsylvania. Woodcarving for me not just a way to make some money it is art and I love challenges. Wood is unforgiving medium, one mistake and it is forever.

When I brought two doors to my Woodcarving ...

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Carved Cabinet Paneling

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Carved Cabinet Paneling by Master Woodcarver Alexander Grabovetskiy

In the 17th-19th century, Europe became highly decorated everywhere you go.French style furniture and cabinet making was especially beautiful. Especially hand carved cabinet paneling. Beautiful residences for kings, aristocracy and wealthy businessmen who could spend lavishly on expensive french style furniture.

The most skilled woodworking artists  from the all over Europe were invited to work in French Style Furniture, France  soon became famous for furniture characterized by beautifully and delicately hand carved ...

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FURNITURE CARVING: Hand Carved Headboard Step by Step

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FURNITURE CARVING

Hand Carved Headboard Step by Step

 

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FURNITURE CARVING

Hand Carved Headboard

In July of 2012, my phone ringed. It was Jim from state of Washington. As I understand he is a Doctor. He wanted to find out if I am interested in Carving a Black Walnut Headboard for his King Size bed.

Jim has a woodworking friend Paul, who is doing all woodworking jobs for Jim. Paul is very nice and kind men, he sent me email with some pictures and drawings. So here they ...

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