Alabaster Rose

This is a special sculpture I did.
It has an amazing story behind it.

A instructor from venice Italy
He has a workshop there.
He sculpts/carves alabaster
A soft stone.

The story behind this Rose is very dear to my heart.
I carved this rose for my

    Amazing

Grandmother.
She battled breast cancer 3 times.
Her last time she battled for 9 years..
She passed away June 26, 2011
She was my world?
I did a rose, with a small carving of a breast cancer ribbon.
I then came to call it the

    ~.:The Curing Rose:.~

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this is how it starts as a huge piece of alabaster

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then you start to make the main shape

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the general shape has been created

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after that you start to add more detail

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the detail is complete

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this it on a stand, if you look closely you can see the breast cancer ribbon

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alabaste is known to be lit up, to add better effect to the stone.

5 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Kiaya
    Mar 10, 2012 @ 04:35:50

    incredibly creative and would definitely buy this one of a kind masterpiece :)

    Reply

  2. Hank
    Jan 16, 2012 @ 06:10:48

    the rose is amazing.

    Reply

  3. Faith
    Jan 15, 2012 @ 22:53:03

    This is beautiful

    Reply

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