About David Calvo

I have been carving for 31 years. Have taught woodcarving for carving twenty of them.

Posts by David Calvo

Donor Plaques

Here is one of the finished plaques. It is in white oak for Trinity College with carved incised lettering.

Donor Plaques

I have had a lot of donor plaques lately. Work often comes into my studio like a flock of birds that land on a tree; unprovoked and unsolicited. Then, all of the sudden they seem fly away and are gone. Some projects come as groups for no reason that I can logically think of except for the odd observation that they came as a group.

Woodcarving Blog Statement of Purpose

Wood Carving has been a big part of my life, much more than a profession it has been a way that I explore beauty.  It is my hope that this blog will be a format for my students to interact with each other and myself on an ongoing bases so that encouragement is always nearby.