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wood carving sculpture mahogony light
Urchin
Mahogony, bog oak, copper, glass, light
40cm across
2011

A wall mounted sculpture, The main body of the piece is mahogany, the spikes are made from preserved Irish bog oak, the centre is a colour changing light with a blued copper disc containing glass balls attached to the front. The light can be turned on and off by pressing it.

I made this piece using many techniques, including;
Woodturning, power carving, copper work, pyrography, charring, chemical colouring and assembly.