Saturday, July 7th, 2007
Photo by Mark Pummell
The sharp blade of a chip cutting knife meets a piece of silky smooth basswood as a geometric spiral takes shape. Gene Knox learned the art 10 years ago and has studied with premiere carvers known throughout the world.
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ST. MARYS - Gene Knox holds a piece of basswood and sees all the things it could become with deft strokes of his chip carving knife. At 71, he enjoys the satisfaction that comes from creating crosses by the dozens or freeform d . . .
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