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carved eggshells by beth ann magnuson
jan 03, 2013
carved eggshells by beth ann magnuson


carved eggshells by beth ann magnuson

 

 

american sculptor beth ann magnuson carves an unusual material as part of her artistic practice – eggshells. from turkey, chicken, duck, peafowl, pheasant,
partridge, and even quail eggs, magnuson carefully hand-carves and etches intricate lace-like patterns on a clean blown shell using a high speed drill.

 

 


magnuson carves turkey, chicken, duck, peafowl, pheasant,  partridge, and even quail eggs

 

 


magnuson carefully hand-carves and etches intricate lace-like patterns on a clean blown shell using a high speed drill

 

 

 

 

 

 


a video showing how the artist carves the eggs

 

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