05.04.11 by Jeff

Markus Fiedler

Beeswax sculptures by Markus Fiedler.

beeswax sculptures by artist markus fiedler

beeswax sculptures by artist markus fiedler

beeswax sculptures by artist markus fiedler

beeswax sculptures by artist markus fiedler

beeswax sculptures by artist markus fiedler

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • http://lightning-heart.blogspot.com/ Lightning Heart

    gosh, the feather and box of matches are fantastic!

  • http://heyitsalexp.com heyitsAlexP

    Love the feather and the knife!

  • http://www.kfmgallery.com Kristin Forbes-Mullane

    that switchblade is pretty sweet!

  • http://www.concretecat.com Concrete Matt

    Bees and beeswax are the best. Such great vision to sculpt out of it. I like that you are using a less refined wax that still has a great amber cast to it.

  • lapetitefaon

    wow, such a pretty color, love the feather!

  • http://manuelealtieri.tumblr.com/ Manuele

    Incredible, from the smallest detail.

  • http://www.mattiaskall.se Mattias

    Oh, I like beeswax. The feather is excellent.

  • http://bbyear.tumblr.com/ Brit

    They probably smell so earthy! the matches are great

  • Rain

    Those first two are awesome. The texture on the switchblade handle is great. Seems like the ability to create that texture is one of the benefits of wax.

  • Shea Kennedy

    I can’t believe no one has said it yet but “These are the bee’s knees!”

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  • http://betweenblackandwhite.tumblr.com/ drvokestena

    like like like!

  • http://farshart.ru Скульптуры на заказ

    wonderbar! belle! awesome!





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