• Hand-Carved Wood Sculptures by Jui-Lin Yen Capture Cartoonish Facial Expressions

    2 years ago - By Colossal

    Taiwanese woodworker Jui-Lin Yen creates charming sculptural characters using traditional techniques. Silky-smooth finishes, expert inlay, and careful joinery are used to create cartoonish figures. Yen's initial foray into woodworking resulted in fully-formed characters with distinct heads, torsos, and limbs. His recent projects have been more abstract, focusing on facial expressions.
    Though many of his initial creations were gifts for his children, due to interest in his work Yen has also started offering some of his pieces for sale online. Alongside the whimsy and charm of his creations...
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