Veronika Alice Gunter's 400 Wood Boxes: The Fine Art of Containment & Concealment PDF

By Veronika Alice Gunter

ISBN-10: 1579904599

ISBN-13: 9781579904593

Publisher:
Lark Books; 1St version version (March 1, 2004)
New York : Sterling Pub., ©2004.

Series: 500 Series
Paperback: 352 pages :
color illustrations ; 21 cm

Language: English
ISBN-10: 1579904599
ISBN-13: 978-1579904593
Product Dimensions: 1 x eight x eight inches
Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds

Notes: comprises index.
Other Titles: 400 wooden boxes
Responsibility: creation by way of Tony Lydgate:
[Veronika Alice Gunter, editor].

Representing conventional woodworking thoughts, akin to joinery, carving, marquetry, and lathes turning, and incorporating a shocking number of fabrics, those terrific designs upload a brand new twist to the interesting interaction of shape and function.

Featuring four hundred amazing works that diversity from conventional to wildly modern, this excellent gallery celebrates the paintings of the wood field. The splendidly good selection of types contains conventional jewellery and memento, grew to become, and gear packing containers; miniature treasure chests; and sculptural paintings. every one has been for my part selected via well known boxmaker Tony Lydgate, and looks in a good looking colour plate; a number of the packing containers additionally include certain photographs that display very important development secrets and techniques. the choice comprises items by way of a individual team of artists.

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PHOTO BY DAVID CUMPSTON 57 JEFFERY MEEUWSEN JEFFERY MEEUWSEN Classified, 2002 30"H x 14"w X 20"0 (76 x 36 x 51 eM) Mahogany, found objects PHOTO BY CHUCK HEINEY Courtesy of Kendall College of Art and Design 58 ~~------------------ PETER LLOYD PETER LLOYD Chess Box, 2001 18"H x lO"w X 6"D (45 x 25 x 15 eM) Ripple sycamore, American black walnut, boxwood, ebony, leather PHOTOS BY ARTIST PETER LLOYD Stationery Box, 2001 16"H x 12"w X 6"D (40 x 30 x 15 CM) Tiger oak, leather PHOTOS BY ARTIST PETER LLOYD Crease, 2003 30"H x 20"w X 12"D (76 x 51 x 31 CM) PHOTO BY ARTIST 60 STEVEN LACKO MeGhann, 1995 3"H x 9"w X 3);,"0 (8 x 23 x 9 eM) Cherry, velvet PHOTO BY JOHN KORNICK 61 (/) < ~ "0 o o ~ o o '<:t" GENE KANGAS GENE KANGAS Birthday Cake Box, 1998 8"H x 20"D (20 x 51 eM) PHOTOS BY ARTIST This large turned and highly decorated box is a sculpture with a serious message about drunk driving.

Box, 2003 5"H x 9"w X 5"0 (13 x 23 x 13 eM) Australian lacewood, wenge, ebony PHOTO BY DAVID CUMPSTON The curved sides highlight the figure of the lacewood. ROBERT LABONTE "This box was inspired by the way a potter would Zig Zag Box, 2003 6"H x 6"w X 3"D (15 x 15 x 8 eM) Walnut, cocobolo, African blackwood make a box: slabs stuck together. Bookmatching the front and back was the right thing to do! The hollow lid is for surprise. " PHOTO BY DAVID CUMPSTON 57 JEFFERY MEEUWSEN JEFFERY MEEUWSEN Classified, 2002 30"H x 14"w X 20"0 (76 x 36 x 51 eM) Mahogany, found objects PHOTO BY CHUCK HEINEY Courtesy of Kendall College of Art and Design 58 ~~------------------ PETER LLOYD PETER LLOYD Chess Box, 2001 18"H x lO"w X 6"D (45 x 25 x 15 eM) Ripple sycamore, American black walnut, boxwood, ebony, leather PHOTOS BY ARTIST PETER LLOYD Stationery Box, 2001 16"H x 12"w X 6"D (40 x 30 x 15 CM) Tiger oak, leather PHOTOS BY ARTIST PETER LLOYD Crease, 2003 30"H x 20"w X 12"D (76 x 51 x 31 CM) PHOTO BY ARTIST 60 STEVEN LACKO MeGhann, 1995 3"H x 9"w X 3);,"0 (8 x 23 x 9 eM) Cherry, velvet PHOTO BY JOHN KORNICK 61 (/) < ~ "0 o o ~ o o '<:t" GENE KANGAS GENE KANGAS Birthday Cake Box, 1998 8"H x 20"D (20 x 51 eM) PHOTOS BY ARTIST This large turned and highly decorated box is a sculpture with a serious message about drunk driving.

In the Yellow Submarine, 2002 4"H X 4W'w X 8"D (10 x 11 x 20 Fir, poplar, maple, aluminum PHOTOS BY ARTIST 32 eM) SHERRI UINDSAY The eggshell mosaic design consists of tiny pieces of eggshell, painted with custom-mixed enamels, hand-applied to the bo;X with watchmaker's tweezers. SHERRI LINDSAY Saturday Evening, 2003 7"H x S12"w X 412"D (18 x 14 x 11 eM) Poplar, eggshell PHOTOS BY HAP SAKWA VJ Q) o>< ;:Q "'d o o ~ o o ,"T G. KAPLAN Horizontal Bud-Vase Box with Bud Vase, 2003 ALAN 6"H x 16"w X 3Y,"D (15 x 41 x 9 eM) Cherry, sycamore, bubinga, glass PHOTOS BY ELLEN MARTIN 34 G.

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