Man or Machine?
Learn Duncan Gowdy’s distinctive carving and finishing techniques
The unique work of Duncan Gowdy shows landscapes in wood that are so complex and consistent that it would be easy to assume they were carved with a CNC router or other machine. Not so. Inspect these intricate pieces and you will see the subtle facets, marks, variation, and character that can only be the product of a skilled hand. Read on to see how he does it.
From Fine Woodworking #201