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Ocean Requiem

Brightmark Studio

This year's piece "Ocean Requiem" is an intricate coral reef mural meant to highlight the dying art of marquetry, as well as the endangered state of the world's coral reefs. It is a combination of laser cut wood fretwork overlay and a detailed marquetry veneer panel. The production team for this piece includes Billie Kindle, Katie Velaszquez, Lisa Carpenter, Corey Carpenter, and Samantha Avery.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: feet
  • Medium: Mixed
  • Width: 8 feet
  • Year created: 2017
  • Height: 4 feet

About Brightmark Studio

Brightmark Studio is the brain child of owner/designer Corey Carpenter. It is an exploration of using artistic marquetry techniques and merging that craft with rustic and reclaimed materials and finishes resulting in modern and refined decorations and artwork.