Sculpting wood is a time-consuming and labor-intensive effort requiring imagination and discipline. This brief video gives the viewer a window to the sculptor’s arduous journey from a piece of raw wood to a finished work of art. Join the sculptor as she creates the following sculptures:
The sculpture is a commission to celebrates the birth of a first grandchild.
The Little Prince
Marika made this sculpture as the center piece for her solo exhibition at Bihl Haus Arts.
The Flying Leaves
The Flying Leaves, a work-in-progress, is a commission for Texas Lutheran University.
The centerpiece for the exhibition is The Little Prince inspired by the book of the same name by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Here is a photo of the live oak before work began on the sculpture and below is a photo of current progress.
Raw Live Oak from Glen Cove, Seguin
Opening Reception: Friday, May 16, 2014
From: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
2803 Fredericksburg Road
(Inside the gates of Primrose at Monticello Park Senior Apartments)