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82-Year-Old Turns Stacked Firewood Into Art Form

Gary Tallman of Monarch, Montana, uses his stacked firewood to create amazing wooden mosaics featuring owls…

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Representatives from Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art have asked Tallman if he would consider building one of his woodpiles for them. Tallman declined both invitations. He views his creations more as a casual amusement than a bona fide work of art. / Via

“I started building them just because I enjoyed doing it, I'd take a picture and send it off to the grandkids. It surprised me people are fascinated by it. I never expected it to go this far. It’s kind of embarrassing sometimes.”

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