Bent Wood Abstract Art

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Project by nakedwood posted 321 days ago 914 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife and I went to a seminar about bending wood at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, Wisconsin. We made this art piece as a result of our attendance. Everyone else at the seminar was teasing us that we were the ringers because I am a shop teacher and she is an art teacher.
My wife came up with the idea and I had the joinery technique. The piece is held together with bamboo skewers.

-- Beau Lasiewicz

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#1 posted 320 days ago

Ummm…......I guess
I feel confident I could make this without too much problem therefore I would have a hard time considering this art. Especially given the fact that I am the furthest thing from an artist.
Sorry. Just my honest opinion.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#2 posted 318 days ago

Mike, Mike, Mike…......... look at your own projects and then come comment on this one. Doesn’t matter, as long as the creator likes it.

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#3 posted 315 days ago

Nice art piece. I like it. Simple yet abstract.

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#4 posted 142 days ago

I like it—a lot! I could go in to how nicely the eye follows the lines and all that arty stuff but I think you know that already.

-- Mother Nature talks, I try to listen

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