Realistic Wooden Animal Sculptures By Giuseppe Rumerio
Italian artist and sculptor Giuseppe Rumerio handcrafts realistic sculptures of animals and intricate scenes depicting various beasts hunting or playing , all carved in wood. With over 30 years experience, he manages to bring his wooden creatures to life infusing them with a sense of movement and accurately anatomical features.
‘My great passion is observing animals; therefore much of my work shows them in their natural style.’‘ the artist states.
Giuseppe lives and works in Ortisei in Val Gardena, a village in the dolomites mountains, famous for its ornate wood carvings, where wood craftsmanship is an age-old tradition.