Emotions in Wood

Emotions in Wood

The secrets to carving powerful and emotionally-charged faces are revealed in this innovative handbook.

Author: Ann Brouwers

Publisher: Linden Pub

ISBN: 1933502169

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 127

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The secrets to carving powerful and emotionally-charged faces are revealed in this innovative handbook. Step-by-step explanations demonstrate how to create unique spherical heads laden with a variety of moods and expressions, including soft smiles, laughter, and tears. Guidelines also highlight a number of difficulties often encountered when carving emotions and offer helpful solutions. Ideal for carvers of caricatures and serious works alike, even experienced carvers will learn how to instill realistic feelings into their work.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

In the Greene Greene Style

In the Greene   Greene Style

Projects and Details for the Woodworker Darrell Peart. More Great Woodworking
Books from Linden Publishing EMOTIONS in WOOD -__ __ CARVING THE
EXPRESSIVE FACE Wflulhemlcficjocll ' Iotwoodimrkeisnnd lineman A. .I. muuwn
 ...

Author: Darrell Peart

Publisher: Linden Publishing

ISBN: 9781610351805

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

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Legendary architects and designers Charles and Henry Greene created a uniquely American style in the Arts & Crafts tradition, and this book combines a detailed understanding of their design aesthetic with specific shop instructions for re-creating their works. Filled with step-by-step instructions, extensive illustrations, and full-color photographs, the book features several full projects for making replica Greene & Greene furniture complete with authentic details such as ebony plugs and splines, waterfall legs, and curved drawer pulls. Showing today's woodworkers precisely how the Greenes achieved their unique designs, In the Style of Greene & Greene also includes valuable advice on incorporating Arts & Crafts elements into new designs.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

The Publishers Weekly

The Publishers Weekly

... Peter Benjaminson CLOTH, $24.95 9781556527050 APRIL LINDEN
PUBLISHING Emotions in Wood Carving the Expressive Face Ann Brouwers
PAPER, $19.95 9781933502168 MAY The Pocket Size Carpenter's Helper Third
edition R. F. ...

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ISBN: UCSD:31822036343077

Category: American literature

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Midwestern Gothic Summer 2015 Issue 18

Midwestern Gothic  Summer 2015 Issue 18

Cars especially had faces, expressive faces, on both sides of their bodies. ...
Some MLive reviewer said that Sam somehow instilled purity and truth in a
sculpture that had the emotional expressivity of a Rodin. A feminist writer at the
City Pulse, claimed that Sam, in one wooden carving, encapsulated the
contradictions of ...

Author: Midwestern Gothic

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 9781329245693

Category: Fiction

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Issue 18 features fiction from Dave, Barrett, Meredith Boe, Justin Carmickle, Marianne Chan, DeLeon DeMicoli, Chris Drabick, Jason Marc Harris, Stephanie Heit, Joseph Horton, Alex Mattingly, Courtney Elizabeth Mauk, Christopher Merkner, Lia Swope Mitchell, Brian Pals, Robyn Ryle, Shane Stricker, Matt Weinkam, Alexander Weinstein, and Brenna Womer. Poetry by Monica Berlin, Grady Chambers, Jenelle Clausen, Jessica Duncan, William Engelhart, Wil Gibson, Steve Henn, Coop Lee, Greg Loselle, Katie Kalisz, Alex Mouw, Casey Patrick, Dale Patterson, and Catherine Rankovic. Midwestern Gothic is a quarterly print literary journal out of Ann Arbor, Michigan, dedicated to featuring work about or inspired by the Midwest, by writers who live or have lived here. Midwestern Gothic aims to collect the very best in writing inspired by the Midwest.
Categories: Fiction

The Art student

The Art student

... we have seen more upon her words , actions , and feelings , in their presence
than one finished picture of the scene : one we specially ... adorned with fine old
wood - carving , and wainscotted walls the particulars of which Mrs . Evans would
never make on which hung ... not sure to The room also contained two large
latticed windows , each reveal itself , either in her expressive face or in her artless
in a ...

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ISBN: OXFORD:590034586

Category:

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Arts Magazine

Arts Magazine

The strong , assertive figures Similar to classic sculpture , the work were less
strident Vangi develops the muscula and ... by highlighted to optimum effect the
eerie yellow wood used for emphasizing the emotional the expressive face with
its ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000068339906

Category: Art

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Categories: Art

Gardner s Art Through the Ages A Concise Global History

Gardner s Art Through the Ages  A Concise Global History

In this self~portrait, Rembrandt's interest in revealing the human soul is evident in
the attention given to his expressive face. ... He discovered for the modern world
that variation of light and shade, subtly modulated, could be read as emotional ...
The medium's softness gives etchers greater carving freedom than woodcutters
and engravers have working directly in their more resistant media of wood and ...

Author: Fred S. Kleiner

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781111810696

Category: Art

Page: 608

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Featuring unique NEW study tools for students and dynamic NEW lecture resources for instructors, the 2nd Edition of GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: A CONCISE GLOBAL HISTORY takes this brilliant bestseller to new heights in addressing the challenges of today's classroom. It is specifically designed for the one-semester survey. The second edition adds to this heritage with new images and new full-color reconstructions, as well as a unique scale feature that helps students visualize the size of each work. Students will also benefit from the clarity that only a book written by a single author can provide, as well as from The Big Picture overviews at the end of every chapter, a special global timeline, and ArtStudy Online (a free interactive study guide that includes image flashcards and quizzes to help students master the material quickly). Dynamic lecture tools -- including a digital library with a full zoom and side-by-side comparison capability and the exciting Google Earth technology will save instructors time in preparing for class and personalizing their lectures. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Art

Gardner s Art through the Ages A Global History

Gardner s Art through the Ages  A Global History

Oil on In this late self-portrait, Rembrandt's interest in revealing the soul is evident
in the attention given to his expressive face. ... He discovered for the modern
world that variation of light and shade, subtly modulated, can be read as
emotional ... The medium's softness gives etchers greater carving freedom than
woodcutters and engravers have working directly in more resistant wood and
metal.

Author: Fred S. Kleiner

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781111771522

Category: Education

Page: 672

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GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES, VOLUME II, 14TH EDITION: The most widely-read history of art and architecture in the English language for over 85 years, this beautifully-illustrated book includes new features that make it easier than ever for your students to master the material. Author and award-winning scholar-teacher Fred Kleiner has set a new standard for art history textbooks, continuing GARDNER'S tradition of impeccable reliability and scholarship. The 14th Edition includes a new chapter dedicated to contemporary art worldwide, coverage of over 300 new images, new pedagogical features, images that have been upgraded for clarity and color-fidelity, and more. A comprehensive, integrated set of digital resources brings course content to life, providing students with the tools they need to excel in your class, regardless of their individual learning styles. GARDNER's has built its stellar reputation on the inclusion of the most significant images and monuments, discussions of these images in their full historical and cultural contexts, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, scholarship that is up-to-date and deep, the consistent voice of a single storyteller, and more online help for students and instructors than any other art survey text. Over 100 reviewers, all experts in their respective fields, contributed to the accuracy of this edition. CourseMate, the online learning environment that can be used on its own or as an LMS-specific course cartridge, provides an interactive experience for exploration, study, and development of critical thinking skills. It includes an interactive eBook, all images included within the text, nearly 300 videos, audio resources, image flashcards, a printable Slide Guide suitable for note-taking, and much more. Dynamic lecture tools will save instructors time in preparing for class -- a Digital Image Library with full zoom capabilities, side-by-side comparison tools, and Google Earth integration. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Education

India s Craft Tradition

India s Craft Tradition

The throb of a clear lively emotion on so hard a surface is unbelievable . Even the
most ... In some regions certain spirit pantheons are given shape in carved
wooden figures for worship . ... The figures are in unusually bold modelling with
elegant body lines , startlingly expressive faces , and intricately carved
ornamentation .

Author: Kamaladevi Chattopadhyaya

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015011894584

Category: Artisans

Page: 83

View: 416

On master craftmanship in India; includes a list of craftsmen selected for national awards, 1965-1979.
Categories: Artisans

Art For Dummies

Art For Dummies

Crisp, powerful, and delicate, with poignant faces expressing deep emotion,
these figures are overwhelming. ... Equally expressive and brilliantly carved,
another extraordinary sculptural achievement is the Creglingen Altarpiece, ... It
measures 32 by 16 feet (9.8 m by 4.9 m) and was carved between 1495 and
1499 in limewood and pine with the wood left generally unpainted and unstained
with only the ...

Author: Thomas Hoving

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118069103

Category: Art

Page: 408

View: 122

Categories: Art

The Encyclop dia Britannica

The Encyclop  dia Britannica

Their numbers and influence increased even sinuous attitudes , lively and
expressive faces , and draperies rapidly . ... realistic anecdote to produce a In
wood carving England rivalled every continental school ; her sumptuous
ornamentation . choir - stalls ... wood lent itself also to the elaborate and
draperies , are given an emotional power , lacking in most realistic sculptures , by
reason of their solid ...

Author: Franklin Henry Hooper

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:35112101640888

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Near East South Asia Report

Near East South Asia Report

Dyes and Stone Sculpture In a similar vein , attempts began to manufacture dyes
to color the wood . Red clay , which ... The expressive shapes in the prisoners '
works began to focus on the emotional ties between man and his land . The heart
shape ... woodcarving . There were many carvings of elongated women ' s faces
with palm fronds behind them , or women carrying baskets of fruit on their heads .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105120081505

Category:

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Lithuania Today

Lithuania Today

Though the sculptor did not fully complete this monumental work its emotional
impact lost nothing for that fact . ... As in all Mikėnas ' sculptures the woman ' s
face is noble , very expressive , composed . ... To this period also belongs his
sculpture in wood - carving - the double portrait ' A Man of Dzūkija and His
Grandchild ' ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000108609151

Category: Lithuania

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Categories: Lithuania

The Encyclopedia Britannica

The Encyclopedia Britannica

Free and even sinuous attitudes, lively and expressive faces, and draperies
which are richly and even extravagantly modelled are ... In wood carving England
rivalled every continental school; her choir-stalls, such as those at Chester, Ely
and Gloucester are not ... In this art realistic attitudes, realistic physiognomies and
draperies, are given an emotional power, lacking in most realistic sculptures, ...

Author: James Louis Garvin

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951D00529383T

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page:

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Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

American Artist

American Artist

This type of drama is Ortlieb ' s piece of wood or marble . passion , also his meat -
and - potatoes , to produce In the ... The Medium is a only study the expressive
faces and the message powerful work of art and is inclined not comes on strong .
... express the feelings of a subject , primitive look about it , largely owand the
emotions , ” he says . ing to the handling of the ... begun in Ortlieb ' s the
elongated style in which Ortlieb " pre - emergence ” period , a time in his carved
the features .

Author: Ernest William Watson

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015010984956

Category: Art

Page:

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Categories: Art

The Linton Collection of African Sculpture

The Linton Collection of African Sculpture

The Sudanese sculptures show formalism and abstraction but are also strongly
expressive of natural forms . ... 14 illustrated ) make a characteristic type of
helmet mask with an elaborate headdress and small diamond - shaped face . ...
The Yoruba tribes were a center for wood carving of all kinds : bowls , trays ,
stools , etc . as well as figures and masks . ... and to his audience that he can
convey innumerable ideas and emotional effects without disturbing the formal
aesthetic values .

Author: Yale University. Art Gallery

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015050477747

Category: African American art

Page: 28

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Categories: African American art

Modern Arts Criticism

Modern Arts Criticism

emotions . seems to contend , indeed , that the non - believer living in an age of
Faith produces art more expressive of ... Of course , we should never accept at its
face value the statement of an artist ; of course , any artist — any good artist -
never says all he means . ... Gothic wood - carving of a Madonna in Moore ' s
home .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015018360035

Category: Art criticism

Page:

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Categories: Art criticism

Spirit Ascendant

Spirit Ascendant

This sculpture and the previous one ( Figure 47 , page 75 ) are similar
compositions , probably referring to devotees of ... The late Richard Dicus was an
accomplished and professional woodworker and carver and lived at La Finca
Ranch ... This distorted figure may symbolize not so much a deformed human
being as one whose early development may have been emotionally ... She keeps
the secret of her spouse ' s addiction while a sinister face grins on the reverse
side ( not shown ) .

Author: Edward Gonzales

Publisher:

ISBN: UTEXAS:059173005216486

Category: Art

Page: 204

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Barela, a santero, is recognized by New Mexico's contemporary Hispanic artists as a major source of inspiration.
Categories: Art