Chainsaw Specialist Latest Guild Guest Speaker

Chainsaw Specialist Latest Guild Guest SpeakerUSING CHAINSAWS FOR ARTISTIC EXPRESSION – Chainsaw wood-carving artist Ben Risney (at top) will talk about and show videos of his work, and display several pieces, during a Sept. 17 (Tuesday) presentation by the Pottstown Area Artists Guild from 7-9 p.m. in the Boyer Gallery at The Hill School Center For The Arts, 760 Beech St., Pottstown PA, near the intersection of Beech and Sheridan Streets. Risney is a master woodcarver artist with championships to his credit, who is on demand throughout the summer for demonstrations at fairs and events around the country. He creates life-size sculptures and lifelike scenes in wood (at right) using just a chainsaw. This event is free and open to the public.

Photos from the Artists’ Guild