Meet Some of the Worldâ€™s Finest Chainsaw Artists
Since the 1960s, carving with a chainsaw has captured the attentionof artists and enthusiasts because of its intriguing combination of excitement, danger, and beauty. Today, due to the increasing number of competitions and performances and a rapidly growing community of talented artists participating in the craft, chainsaw carving has emerged as a highly respected art form that resides in a class by itself.
In Art of Chainsaw Carving, noted chainsaw sculptor Jessie Groeschen
presents an insiderâ€™s look at the major artists, both past and present, whose unique and pioneering talents, artistic styles, and personalities make this art form so fascinating.
In addition, youâ€™ll find an informative step-by-step chapter on how to carve a beautiful Sun, Moon, Bear chair. Demonstratedby the author herself, the project reveals the fascinating process f
using a chainsaw to unlock the raw and natural beauty of wood.