Marcia Berkall Art

The purpose of this blog is to document the progress of carvings I am working on.

I recarved some of the mouth area and retextured it; repainted to tone down some of the white and the pink on the nose. When I add the whiskers, there will be a little bit more painting to do and that will tone down the…

Some Changes .. 04-16-09

A little more painting is done here. Except for detail, I’m using several thin washes to build up the color.

More Painting

The lower jaw was recarved for a more petite look

It has taken a good amount of time, but finally the texturing is completed. I used 3 different size V-tools and the skew tip on the wood burner followed by a good rubbing with Scotch-Brite synthetic steel wool and a brush to remove any particles…

Texturing is completed

The eyes have not really been set in here…they are just loosely placed in the sockets. I thought it looked a lot less eerie than it did without any eyes 🙂

Lots more texturing! Getting there!