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Woodcarving masters turn pieces of wood into amazing works of art 8/7/2016 •

Woodcarving is one of the most ancient Balinese crafts traditionally practiced there. However, most of the carvings we see today are just replicas of already-existing designs.


Master woodcarvers are a dying breed. Coconuts TV team has done a great job: they visited the studio of I Wayan Mudana. Mudana is one of the last traditional Balinese carvers and this video is dedicated to his amazing work. Mudana is rightfully considered a master woodcarver. He always meditates and prays before he starts working on a new design. It takes him five or twelve months to finish a piece, but we guess that the result is worth it. What do you think?


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16 Comments
Jeff Bruce
Jeff Bruce
amazing and beautiful ~~~ both the art AND artist~~~am especially intune with the meditation pre-carving~~~i pray his talent, and dedication to this art is passed along, ehyaHO!!!
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Aug 7, 2016 9:05PM
Dee Jay Jones
He is a very talented carver. Aloha
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Aug 7, 2016 9:35PM
Deniece Edwards Bang
Deniece Edwards Bang
Pretty Awesome
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Aug 7, 2016 11:07PM
Gilda Page
Yes!!!
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Aug 8, 2016 12:02AM
Nina Kamwene
Nina Kamwene
Awesome art and artistic talent. Thank you for sharing Quizz folks.
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Aug 8, 2016 4:48AM
Raashid Khan
Amazing, woodcarving is an art in Kashmir also.Our goods are even finer than Central Asian art.Here mostly walnut wood is used for it.Due to the little market demond woodcarvers only made decorational and luxury items like beds,sofasets charis,center tables and decorational almera and other such items.
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Aug 8, 2016 6:09AM
Ruby Evelyn Senior
Amazing!
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Aug 8, 2016 11:26AM
Dianna Walter Norris
Beautiful. What does he do with all his creations?
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Aug 8, 2016 11:35AM
Patricia Zanzoth Madden
Such patience! His work is beautiful!!
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Aug 8, 2016 7:14PM
Yolanda Solis
Amazingly beautiful
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Aug 8, 2016 9:53PM

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