Meet Some of the World’s Finest Chainsaw Artists
Since the 1960s, carving with a chainsaw has captured the attention of
artists and enthusiasts because of its intriguing combination of
excitement, danger, and beauty. Today, due to the increasing number of
competitions and performances and a rapidly growing community of
talented artists participating in the craft, chainsaw carving has
emerged as a highly respected art form that resides in a class by
In Art of Chainsaw Carving, noted chainsaw sculptor Jessie Groeschen
presents an insider’s look at the major artists, both past and
present, whose unique and pioneering talents, artistic styles, and
personalities make this art form so fascinating.
In addition, you’ll find an informative step-by-step chapter on how to
carve a beautiful Sun, Moon, Bear chair. Demonstrated by the author
herself, the project reveals the fascinating process for using a
chainsaw to unlock the raw and natural beauty of wood.