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Mark Baker

Mark Baker

The proverbial rabbit hole

8 July 2019

Have you ever been in a situation where you know more or less what you want to do/make, but when you start another thought comes into your head concerning said project, which, in turn, necessitates a bit more pondering as to how this will impact visually, technically and so on – but think it is a go ...

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  • Sea life inspired box/display.

    By Les Symonds

    Friday, July 19, 2019 - 6:29 AM

    I agree with your thoughts about the stand, and also, there appears to be a little grain tear-out where the shaft fite into the stand, which is a little di...

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  • Urchin inspired box

    By Les Symonds

    Friday, July 19, 2019 - 6:25 AM

    I'm in exactly the same frame of mind as Dalboy, appreciative of the quality and its contrasts. However, I know that in "gallery circles" this sort of work...

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  • Sea life inspired box/display.

    By tom.b

    Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 10:33 PM

    Another sea life inspired peice. I used maple, black stain, texture paste and polymer clay. I kept one side unhollowed to maintain some weight when it's on...

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  • Urchin inspired box

    By Dalboy

    Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 8:31 PM

    I can see where you are coming from but for me, it does not work I think it is the box shape. Maybe if it was a round shape to match a sea urchin it may wo...

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  • Urchin inspired box

    By tom.b

    Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 1:32 PM

    Maple box, stained exterior and painted spikes. Interior is natural as is the mounting boss for the spikes. Finished with oil/wax combination for the exter...

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  • Copper and Gold.

    By Neil Lawton

    Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 12:47 PM

    Thanks chaps!

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  • Art in Nature Exhibition

    By gregmcateer

    Monday, July 15, 2019 - 10:02 PM

    I went on Day 2 - The work and presentation of all the pieces is MAGNIFICENT!!I have seen some of Ray's (and other's) work before, but being able to really...

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  • Copper and Gold.

    By gregmcateer

    Monday, July 15, 2019 - 9:52 PM

    That is really lovely, Neil 

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