This is a stop motion video of the beginning woodcarving project.

Woodcarving by Sheri Tharp. This video documents the carving of a mask carved from linden wood.   

Film and director of animation William B. Hamilton

Music: Ellipses by Swimming, Devon Ferrucci (http://www.swimmingaway.net

Sheri Tharp's Woodcarving School

Woodcarving by Sheri Tharp. This stop motion animation is made from 13,000 still photos of me carving. I have been carving wood mosaic masks for 14 years. Although animating the mask made the work take much longer, we are very pleased with the end result.

Film and director of animation William B. Hamilton

A stop-motion pumpkin carving video made with 1500 pictures. Carving Done by woodcarving instructor Sheri Tharp. 

Film and director of animation William B. Hamilton

Music by Delia Derbyshire: Frontier To Knowledge