study of spheres

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The main wood in this piece is California Buckeye Burl. The specimen is a root structure, growing around rocks and dirt, which gives reason for the large void near the top. The free-form twisting movement contrasts the progressive stack of wood spheres dyed black. Hidden fasteners firmly join the spheres together and to the burl.

21" tall, 11" wide, 5" deep.


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