is German for "Blessed" or "Blessing".
This simple translation describes the core of our family business
and our beliefs and values on many levels.
We at Segens
Unique Carvings feel blessed everyday for our health
and for our God-given talent and creativity in making these pieces
of art by hand. We see the appreciation on the faces of our customers
when they pick out the perfect carving for themselves or as a gift
for a close friend or relative.
carving each piece of art is challenging. There are several steps
to making each piece.
1: Each acrylic shape must first be cut from a full 4 foot
by 8 foot sheet of clear acrylic, sanded two times, and then polished
on a buffing wheel to a crystal clear finish.
Steps 2 and 3: The carving, the carving, the carving....
Sometimes even carving on the reverse side to produce a 3-D negative
relief design. The
deeper the carving the greater the third dimension. In essence,
the end result is a reverse sculpture of the subject. Viewed from
the front, the intricate lifelike image is revealed. Each piece
is an orginal creation, no molds are ever used.
Steps 4 and 5: Applying the Die and Polishing up the carving.
Steps 6 and 7: Glue the base on and admire the finished