No doubt wood makes for a fine furniture material but the outstanding qualities wood has means it’s good for far more than just building practical everyday items. In fact, wood is rather popular among artists and has preserved a steady spot in modern culture. It’s good for nature, easily accessible, can be rather affordable and the options for using it are endless.
Some people have gone great lengths to prove the point of wood being such an incredible material that they have spent ridiculous amount of time for creating these outstanding pieces. Not only do these show how far creativity goes, they are so amazing you will have hard time believing they are actually real! Well, believe it or not, here are 15 of the biggest, most incredible and simply mindblowing wood projects ever made.
1. Most Extraordinary Wooden Carving In The World
One fact sums up the greatness of this carving: it’s in The Guiness Book Of World Records! It actually took 4 years to finish and it’s over 40 feet long. And you thought carving a wooden spoon is time consuming! Even better, the whole structure is carved out of a single piece of wood which simply shows how remarkable the creation is.
If to look very closely, you can see it’s not just a random carving. There are hundreds of tiny houses and details, including over 550 tiny people. The art piece showcases the life beside a river and is nowadays called the chinese “Mona Lisa”. Well that’s something, isn’t it?
2. Straight From The Comics
This is the kind of a wooden sculpture that makes you think whether you really love it or you would be furious if someone gifted this to you. We are going for the first option since to be honest, it looks really cool! Looking at this though makes it clear how it was possible for a dentist to be the creator of the electric chair … Yep, it’s not surprising!
Thinking about the details and time put into creating this satire is remarkable. Just look at all those tiny details like the padlock, strings, letters, pavement … You’re not likely to put this on your night stand, but it will make for a nice gift for anyone with a sense of humor. Or even better – if you are a dentist, it would be a nice sculpture for your waiting room!