A PENCIL is just a tool, an effective instrument for cut and measurements onto wood, bring up to date checkbooks and filling in bubbles in tests.
But for when it is in the hands of great Dalton Ghetti. This 45 year old Bridgeport resident has been statuette sculptures into pencil lead, devoid of the support of a magnifying glass, for 25 years. You can see;
There’s a boot,
And these detailed carvings as well,
Bust of Elvis.
A “Chain,” in that the center of a pencil has been transformed into a 23-link chain.
He has regarding a dozen works that have been framed and approximately as a lot of waiting to be mounted for put on show.