Many impressive artworks begin with a single stroke of a pencil. Ideas and feelings are expressed via that pencil, with words, sketches, notes and other forms of art. Salavat Fidai uses pencils, too. However, he carves them and creates amazing mini sculptures!

Salavat Fidai is an ex-lawyer from Russia. Just hand him a pencil and a craft knife, and he will give it back to you in a very different shape. Fidai expresses himself as a free artist and experimentator. Da Vinci and Van Gogh are his guidance. He is influenced by their vision and imagination.

Fidai’s work needs passion and patience. You can watch him work in videos, and see the incredible results for yourself:

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