For this page we have selected a wood carvings assortment with grapevine motives. Hand-carved wall medallions, grape clusters,
vineyard scrolls and drops, carved in deep relief centers with grapevine designs evoke the beauty and flavor of the vineyards
of Tuscany. You can use our beautiful wood carvings for various projects.
There is no man made material that can replace the beauty and warmth of natural wood. Wooden textures are very pleasing to the eye.
Nature inspired designs of wood carvings are filled with positive energy. These are only some of the reasons why more and more
people use wood carvings in their homes.
Wood carvings with grape motifs are great addition to kitchen cabinets and wine cellars. By combining different types of wood
carvings you can come up with designs that are uniquely yours. On our website we carry a wide variety of carved wood corbels
with grape designs that will compliment perfectly any of our grape motif wood carvings presented on this page.
Carved wood onlays are widely used for furniture decoration, enhancing interior objects and and different small architectural forms.
Wood carvings with grape are carved from different premium selected hardwoods.
We offer wood carvings in North American Hard maple, red oak, white oak, cherry, and white hardwood. All our wood carvings are
hand carved by master artisans. Wood carvings have a very smooth surface, all of them are triple sanded and ready to accept paint
or stain to mach your existing woodwork. Wood carvings are great for creative design work, carpentry, furniture making, and woodworking.
Applied Wood Carvings
In the 17th century, a period of prosperity gave way to the baroque and rococo
styles. It was during this period that onlay wood carvings, which are types of
pierced wood carvings, extensively were used to beautify furniture, interior
objects and various architectural forms. When forged by the hands of a master
craftsman, the charm and character of carved wood is unequaled.
An applied wood carving is a carving design that is cut out, and often pierced.
Onlays are carved separately from the ground. Onlays are, in effect, pierced
carvings that are applied to a background. In pierced carving there is no
background, as it has been cut away. These Center wood carvings with grapevine
motif and grape clusters are an example of the pierced wood carving.
Onlays are designed to be mounted to another surface, such as onto cabinet
doors, fireplace mantels, walls, or other wood surfaces. These beautiful
grape clusters wood carvings are a great example of onlays. When this type of wood
carving is applied onto another wooden surface, the desired result is to give
the same appearance as that of a relief wood carving.
Wood carvings carved in a deep relief, make a strong visual impact through the shadows produced by the
greater depth. When applied on a wood background of contrasting color, carved
wood onlays give a dramatic effect.
Most of the wood carvings on our website are
furniture or cabinets onlays: they may be fixed to a wall or backing board,
often in multiple layers. This method of applying wood onlays is advantageous;
as it may conserve materials, facilitate undercutting, and make for a more