|Narwal sculpture - I carved a 9.5 inch replacement tusk for this Narwal. I did not carve the sculpture.|
|4.5 inch Walrus Tusks - I made replacement tusks for this sculpture.|
|Roughing out the pieces for two walrus sculpture tusks, narwal sculpture tusk and pencil holder|
|Narwal Tusk - testing the fit|
|Walrus Tusk Pencil Holder|
|Walrus Tusk before starting. I laid out two walrus tusks, and the narwal tusk from this. Not much was left over.|
|Penciling in lines to create grooves for Narwal tusk|
In Canada, walrus tusks can be purchased legally, although the ivory can not be shipped out of Canada. Interestingly, woolly mammoth ivory can be shipped internationally.
I enjoy the challenge of repairing and restoring sculptures for clients.