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Project by Jiri Parkman posted 06-07-2012 08:32 PM 1241 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This project I started three years ago and finish it for the exhibition which took place last month.
The name of this statue is Emptiness and is made from an alder tree. Height – 130 cm – 52 inch.
Slihgtly stained and polished with beeswax.
Photo from exhibition by Kostial.
Thanks for watching.

-- Jiri





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#1 posted 06-08-2012 01:31 AM

Looks sorta like Darth Vader!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#2 posted 06-08-2012 03:14 AM

The work at the exhibition was all very nice. There were many wonderful carvings. Your emptiness sculpture/carving is very interesting. It brings to me an image of a wizards cloak. very nice!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#3 posted 06-08-2012 06:35 AM

Bearpie, Woodbridge
thanks for your comments.

-- Jiri

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#4 posted 06-08-2012 07:04 AM

very cool , thats a fine pic of art work Emptiness is in there

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#5 posted 06-08-2012 07:20 AM

That is great lots of feeling there!

-- $tudie

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#6 posted 06-08-2012 08:44 AM

And I feel that emptiness when I look at it, and a little scared.
I love it.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 06-08-2012 12:08 PM

Thanks for friendly words.

-- Jiri

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#8 posted 06-08-2012 01:55 PM

It’s quite thought provoking and you’ve done a nice job on it.

helluvawreck
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#9 posted 06-09-2012 07:23 PM

Thanks helluvawreck.

-- Jiri

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#10 posted 07-05-2012 05:19 AM

Very interesting project! I like how you have a very dark sillouette surrounded by a very light cape. Also inside the dark sillouette their seems to be a face that is very empty and lost. Very creative Jiri!!!!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#11 posted 07-09-2012 07:20 AM

MichaelA, thank you for your comment.

-- Jiri

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