DANCING WITH WOOD -

J.Chester Armstrong

 

A compilation of the work and process of master chainsaw artist J.Chester Armstrong. This is an overview of the artist,  the breadth of his work including wildlife/human sculptures, major commissions as well as his process and philosophy.

 

 

THE BONES REMEMBER

ARTIST PROFILES

J. Chester Armstrong was commissioned by the Aria Casino and Javier's restaurant in Las Vegas to create a massive wall relief depicting the Myan Story of Creation. The work, consisting of five 5' X 10' panels, is arguably the artist's most significant work to date.

KENOSIS SPIRIT KEEPERS

Hopi and Q'ero spiritual leaders return along their migration paths to Lake Titicaca origins for the first time. Traveling with Don Americo Yabar and Carla Woody, they share traditions. To join us in "Heart of the Andes" journeys that preserve sacred Indigenous ways, go to: http://www.KenosisSpiritKeepers.org.

THE FIVE ELEMENTS

A short documentary on Armstrong's process in creating a sculpture from a standing Juniper tree.