Original and new owl stone figurine carving, on a slice of river agate base. Light green soapstone, hand-carved polished small sculpture, gift idea for owl lovers
4″ x 3.5″ x 4.25″ 10 x 8.5 x 11 cm. 1.027 kg.
It’s a brand new original owl stone figurine carving directly by the carver. The soapstone is apple green with some darker green clouds and veins in it. Carved with traditional hand tools, polished with standard sandpapers, sealed, and buffed with natural nontoxic bee wax. The pedestal stone is a common river agate, found if the Fraser, sliced and polished on top and along the edges. Kind of between yellow and light brown. The soapstone figurine is pinned and epoxy glued to the base stone. Signed and dated.
I can customize this owl stone figurine to your liking, by adding a name or short message to the base.
Soapstone and alabaster raw carving stone are always on stock, I can carve your custom request in any size without prepayment.
Soapstone is a wonderful carving medium for professionals and amateurs equally. The wide variety of colors inspires one to carve lovely figurines or artists to create a masterpiece sculpture.
It doesn’t require expensive cutting equipment, basic hand tools such as rasps and files for shaping, and sandpaper for polishing are sufficient for finishing a piece.
Soapstone carving is a great educational occupation for children and a life-long hobby for everyone.
Suppliers offer soapstone by the pound and art shops in blocks by piece for prices.
We offer small 2″-4″ cut-offs as well by the box, ( about 7-8 lb ) for beginners to practice.