John Barrow celebrates music legends through his unique wood art, creating this sculpture in honor of Elvis Presley. "The King" is portrayed in front of a mic with his guitar, about to sway those hips in that unique style that garnered him the nickname Elvis Pelvis. Barrow works with ishpingo wood to create a sculpture of admirable artistry. He stains the woods with colorful natural dyes.
- Ishpingo wood
- All natural dyes
- This is a unique handcrafted piece. Wood grain and color can vary slightly.
- 0.5 lbs
- 8.25" H x 4.5" W x 1.2" D
The artisan behind ...
“I am a perfectionist, so I prefer to look for the perfect wood type and take great care with each detail. I want to make something that is different than what you might usually see...."John Barrow was born in London on September 22, 1934. After studying Engineering he traveled to Peru, in 1969, to work at a paper mill. His original contract was for eight weeks, but John ended up staying in Peru permanently... read more