Dennis sometimes incorporate the addition of pewter, exotic woods, avonite, semi-precious 
stones, bleaching or burning of the wood to add drama and interest.   Dennis Elliott has several of his wooden sculptures in public collections, including the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Dennis Elliott is a master artist creating unique wood vessels, wall hangings & interactive sculptures, lathe-turned, carved or burned detailing. His work has won numerous awards & appear at venues as different as the Smithsonian & Star Trek Voyager.
The carved wooden wall piece more than the turned burl bowl is Dennis Elliott’s signature format.The carved wooden wall piece more than the turned burl bowl is Dennis Elliott’s signature format.
The carved wooden wall piece more than the turned burl bowl is Dennis Elliott’s signature format.  

 

 

Dennis Elliott

Wall Sculpture - A1149

bigleaf maple burl, lapis blue avonite, metal, 28 1/2" x 35" x 2"

This Wall Sculpture was made from Maple Burl that Dennis bleached. It has a lapis blue avonite center and a pewter ring which was molten, then Dennis poured the molten pewter into a dovetail groove. After the pewter hardened it was turned on the lathe.

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Dennis Elliott is a master artist creating unique wood vessels, wall hangings & interactive sculptures, lathe-turned, carved or burned detailing.
Dennis Elliott has won numerous awards for his carved and and turned wood sculptures and  appears at venues as different as the Smithsonian & Star Trek Voyager.  
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Dennis Elliott's earlier career was that of the drummer for the well-known British rock group Foreigner.