'Cold Hard Cash' 2012 , acrylic and ink on one block of Vermont White Pine, 14 x 14 x 10"
It doesn't matter how long you look at this piece you cannot convince yourself it is carved from one solid block of white pine then diligently painted. Here are some great shots of the work in progress.
BORN: 1947 New York, New York
EDUCATION: 1965-69 Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
A personal favourite of mine is 'Cutting Board' because of the variety of materials he has so successfully copied.
'Cutting board' in progress.
And here, a selection of some of Randall's other pieces, it's hard to remember these are all carved from solid blocks of wood !
If you wish to fully explore the weird world of Randall Rosenthal check out his website: www.randallrosenthal.com
Randall's forum posts of 'Old Money' on sawmillcreek.org