Last weekend I visited Rolly Sauvé in North Bay. Rolly has been carving for 30 years and his specialty is wildfowl. That’s not an area I know much about, but you can’t not be impressed by Rolly’s work. 150 more words
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Whenever Diego went with his family to church, he always noticed the saints.
They were made of plaster and painted with colors that had once been shiny, bright and lovely, but over the years the paint had faded to soft sky blues and creamy browns and rose pinks. 2,809 more words
A few weeks ago S. came into my studio and said that she needed a wooden present for her friend’s birthday. S. said that since her friend doesn’t wear jewelry, so pendants and earrings were out of the question, she was thinking of some object that her friend could hang over her desk, since that’s where she spends most of her time, and it’s always nice to have something warm and friendly to look up at when you’re working. 412 more words