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Pencil Carvings By: Dalton M Ghetti

Born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Came to the U.S. in 1985 at the young age of 24. Earned an Associate’s degree in Architecture from Norwalk Community Technical College, Connecticut, U.S.A. in 1994. Works as a carpenter/house remodeler. Self-taught artist: “Sharpens” pencils as a hobby/meditation. Currently lives in Bridgeport, Connecticut, U.S.A.


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3 Comments

  • Eddy Martinez-Hood says:

    I’m a Northern California artist with a 45 yr. career, solo sculpture show Oakland Musem Sculpture Cpurt 2001. You deserve a show @ the Metropolitan Museum in N.Y. VERY inspiring. Have you read Henry Petroski’s book “The Pencil?”

  • Eddy Martinez-Hood says:

    There was a typo in my previous posting: should’ve been ‘court.” Anyway, I’ve produced design documents for 4 No. Calif. public projects and I also save my pencil stubs, have 2 boxes full, use the pencil extenders etc. They’re like your favorite old Levi’s with the knees blown out. How can you discard old friends who’ve served so well?

  • Amanda Jayne says:

    This is amazing <3

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