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Contemporary Stone Sculpture

Sculpture in stone creates a unique and powerful statement in a landscape setting.

You can purchase a stone sculpture shown here, or commission a unique sculpture to fit your particular needs.   Mark will work with you to make sure you have the perfect work of art to enhance your home or office.


This page lists stone sculptures for sale.

For larger photos, or different angles of any of these sculptures,  email Mark at

Mark.Carroll@thesculpturestudio.com

Evolution 3, Shell stone sculpture Mobius Variation 6 Mobius Variation 7
Evolution 3 ©
Texas Shell stone
72"x18"x11"
$3,250
Mobius Variation No. 6  ©
Colorado Marble, Aluminum
22"x12"x9"
$3,600
Mobius Variation No. 7 ©
Raspberry Alabaster
30"x7"x7"
$2,950
Dancer, marble sculpture for sale Broken Symmery, marble sculpture Peace Crane Mandala, stone and stainless steel sculpture
Dancer  ©
Champlain Black Marble
50"x26"x10"
$12,000
Broken Symmetry  ©
Vermont Marble
29"x22"x8"
$3,250
Peace Crane Mandala  ©
Onyx, Stainless steel, Dichroic glass
7'x3'x1'
$7,500

I began this sculpture in W. Rutland VT at The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center while studying with internationally renowned sculptor Carlos Dorien.  The separate pieces of carved stone are notched and made to look as if they were balancing upon each other.

A rectangular piece of marble was split into four pieces using slips and wedges.  I then carved it to appear as though the parts had shifted, creating an optical illusion. The drill holes give it away as not having shifted at all.

The origami crane has become a symbol for peace.

The stainless steel mandala stands above a beautifully colored and patterned piece of New Mexico onyx stone.

A cast dichroic glass crane image is inset into the stone.

Untitled, Limestone and Stainless Steel sculpture Arizona Landscape, onyx stone sculpture Metamorphic Form, Onyx and Travertine stone
Water Fall  ©
Limestone, Stainless Steel
64 1/2"x27x12"
$3,250
Arizona Landscape   ©
Onyx, Granite
36"x16"x12"
$2,950
Metamorphic Form  ©
Onyx, Travertine
34 1/2"x 17"x9 "
$3,200
 

Quarried in Arizona, this onyx reflects the vivid colors of the desert landscape.  Like the landscape, the stone can be rough or worn smooth. Holes are eroded through the rock by the elements.

 
Wind, limestone figurative sculpture The Dream, Indiana limestone sculpture The Dream detail, stone carving
Wind ©
Limestone
36"x15"x10"
$7,950
The Dream  ©
Limestone, Powder Coated Steel
60"x48 "x24"
$12,000
The Dream  ©
(Detail view)

Sometimes the only way to see is through touch.

I had the image of a floating figure, as if in a dream.

The sculpture is figurative, but also abstract.

Odyssey, Marble and stainless steel sculpture Marble stone carving detail Wrap 3, Contemporary marble sculpture
Odyssey  ©
Colorado Marble, Stainless Steel
66"x271/2"x12"
$7,250
Odyssey  ©
(Back view detail)
Wrap No. 3  ©
Vermont Marble
28"x12"x8"
$2,950

When I got the stone it had been cut as a triangle.  The odd shape was a challenge.

An unusual shape forces new and different thoughts.

  

This is the third in a series of images that are wrapped or bound.  The form being wrapped can loosely be seen as a figure.

Desert Bloom, onyx sculpture Philosophers Stone, marble stone sculpture Energy Vortex, free form limestone sculpture
Desert Bloom  ©
Aztec Onyx
21"x11"x6"

NFS
Philosopher's Stone ©
Marble
26"x9"x6"
$1,250
Energy Vortex  ©
Limestone
27"x14"x11"
$2,450

I am always amazed at how stone is formed in the earth.  The crystalline shapes in this piece bloom like flowers.

Scholars in China would search the river banks for unusual stones that they used as objects of contemplation.  I decided to make my own.

Energy Vortex is carved from Indiana buff limestone.  I started carving it at the 2007 Limestone Sculpture Symposium in Bloomington IN.

Happy Day, abstract limestone carving Musician 1, Abstract limestone sculpture Musician 2, limestone and steel sculpture
Happy Day  ©
Limestone
24 1/2"x8 1/2"x4"
$675
Musician  ©
Limestone, Gold Leaf
 22 1/2"x8"x4 1/2"
 $950
Musician No.2  ©
Limestone, Steel
 22 1/2"x8"x4 1/2"
$950

Joyful shapes leaping up to the sky.

Starting out as just abstract compositions, they finally emerged resembling musical instruments.

 

How to Purchase a Sculpture

For larger photos, and different angles,  email Mark at
Mark.Carroll@thesculpturestudio.com

How to Commission a Sculpture


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How to carve stone

Stone Carving Tutorial

A brief description about how to carve stone sculptures.  Types of stone to use, what stone carving tools are needed, and techniques for carving stone are illustrated.

View video on marble carving
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BknPB6kcg_E


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