Mar 31, 2016

Just the Entire Alphabet Carved Into Mechanical Pencil Lead (17 Photos)

 

Chien Chu Lee is an artist from Taiwan that carves incredible miniature sculptures from various lead pencils. The self-taught artist has been carving lead since 2010 and the detail and intricacy of his work is remarkable to see.

Chien Chu Lee’s most astounding works are the complete alphabets he has managed to carve into the lead used in mechanical pencils. The artist has gone as small as 0.5 mm and these lead sticks are far thinner than the traditional lead pencils carved by other artists.

To see more from Lee, be sure to follow his work at the links below.

 

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (3)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (9)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (2)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (11)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (5)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (8)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (4)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (10)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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Here are a few of his other works along with some timelapse vids

 

alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (7)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (12)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (6)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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alphabet carved into mechanical pencil lead by chien chu lee (1)

CHIEN CHU LEE
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筆芯雕刻 - YES or NO #chienchulee

A video posted by 李健竹 (@chien.chu.lee) on

 

 

Many people has asked me...How is it moving? How sway? That's how it is. Blow on it,and it will move. #chienchulee

A video posted by 李健竹 (@chien.chu.lee) on

 

 

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