Henry Watson, folk woodcarver artist who uses 150 year old cypress wood for his paintings. He was only 15 when he started wood carving. He will create his art live/demonstrate how he does his carvings as well as bring pieces for purchase.
Fine artist sculptor with over 40 years experience in folk and historical hand painted carvings made from reclaimed cypress wood. He is referenced in many articles in the United States and abroad.
Henry Watson possesses a strong sense of artistry with a delicate eye for detail representing the picturesque scenes of Louisiana and its peoples. The intricate detailed work displayed in the painted carvings is unmatched and consistent across all pieces. One of a kind commissioned pieces available along with his various Collections of Louisiana.
Commission Services Available:
"Watsons" build bridges between generations. Capture any special moment, memory or place by carving it into an aged cypress making a 3 dimensional painting called bas-relief. Your moment comes alive for you to treasure and share.