• Adorably Derpy Canines and Chunky Hounds Masterfully Chiseled into Wood by Misato Sano

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    All images © Misato Sano and Kohei Shikama
    Misato Sano ensures that she always has a loyal companion by her side, albeit with a little less slobber and fur. Based in the Myagi prefecture of Japan, the sculptor carves wooden busts and full figures of well-groomed dogs, preferring to leave the small gouges from her chisel on their textured exteriors. Despite being stationary, the pups have typical canine qualities like plump bodies, panting tongues, and pink bows adorning their ears.
    Each figure has a distinct facial expression, whether curious, joyful, or contemplative. “When I make a work...
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