A stock, also known as a shoulder stock, a buttstock, or simply a butt is a part of a rifle or other firearm, to which the barrel and firing mechanism are attached, that is held against one’s shoulder when firing the gun. The stock provides a means for the shooter to firmly support the device and easily aim it. The stock also transmits recoil into the shooter’s body.
Jeweler Britta Boeckmann doesn’t have a plan when she designs her wood-fragment and resin accessories. Instead, she uses the natural form of the wood to define the shape, using colored resin to make jewelry. Then Boeckmann smooths each piece with sandpaper and applies varnish to give it lustre.
Dmitry Ramushkevich workshop is family business. The company was founded by Stepan Ramushkevich in Belarus. His childrens also love woodworking and they decided to follow the footsteps of their parents. Now they work in Russia, Mocow. Dmitry works were widely represented in Poland and Germany.
It seems to me that there is no such thing as too much storage space, especially when it comes to display shelving. Every room has corners and those corners are mostly unused. Here’s a selection of shelving units to use any corner space, for books, photos, trophies, plants or anything else you want to put there…
A cartoon is a form of two-dimensional illustrated visual art. But when you combine cartoon and chainsaw carving result is wonderful! These carvings are made by ‘rickcarver‘ on instagram. If you want to see more his works visit his instagram profile – instagram.com/rickcarver
Iain Chalmers feels lucky to live in the beautiful Scottish Highlands near Culbokie, with my wife Mairi and our two sons Ewan and Robbie.
15 impressive carvings by various artists from all over the world. I hope you will like these sculptures as I do!
Born and raised in Shelton, Connecticut, Jeff studied art and photography in high school. After graduating, he traveled the continent as an Outward Bound instructor, ice climber, and whitewater rafting guide. In Jackson Hole, Wyoming he trained as an Alpine mountaineering guide and became certified as a wilderness emergency medical technician.
A Long Island native, Glenn Durlacher has been sculpting professionally for more than 30 years. His sculpting career began with creating ice sculptures while working as a banquet chef for Marriott hotels. Over the years, he has sculpted centerpieces for many prestigious events, including Hilary Clinton’s senatorial campaign and the First Night New Year celebrations in Albany and Saratoga Springs.
Straight lines, straight angles have become the most frequent forms of furniture but more and more often people try to avoid these mathematically restricted forms. The ideas of modernism inspired artist Rimas Navickas to create art furniture which unfolds above straight lines and captures the feeling. Comfort, cosiness, affability are the main qualities of the furniture created by the artist. When looking at furniture you expect more than just…