8 ft. Viking Family Carving

This carving was made from a maple stump over 2 ft. thick and about 10 ft. tall. Located in the back yard of a residence in Marlborough, CT. The customer has a viking heritage and 2 little boys, so we came up with this design…

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This would be carved all the way “in the round”. The customer decided he liked the look of relief so the design got changed to this…

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The face would now pop out of the log in high relief form. We added a viking ship and some water under the boat. Now that the design was set, it was time to get to work!

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After around 25 hours of carving, it was ready for some oil…

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