Named after the woods scientific name. This statue is from a single piece of walnut over 100 hours went into this hand carved piece.
This piece is expresses the idealism of mother nature by showing a strong face in the heart of a beatuful piece of wood. This is the first of this series.
In a series about human representation and interconnection with the immortal. Edwin Fountain uses faces, outlines, crowns and heads mixed with his unique twist of styles to portray his vision. Edwin Fountain attempts to express how there is unique beauty in everything; as well that we are all connected in every aspect of life. We are all intertwined with the trees, earth, past, present, future and entire universe, we are one big family.
Theres just around a dozen pieces in the entire collection, so very limited run of this particular style. When asked EFA said " I will most likely not visit this style again, as my art is always growing and evolving."