Engelbert Piccolruaz – The Wood Sculptor

engelbert-piccolruaz--woodwork-sculptorThe first impression you get by meeting artisan Englebert Piccolruaz is the sense of gentle persuasion. Because work often comes as a request from various different clients, Engelbert believes, it is important to try to understand exactly what the client wants. This traditional wood carver demonstrate a great ability to listen and offers advice on what he thinks is the most suitable solution.

His wooden sculptures are executed on prime quality timbers and mostly left natural with a light coat of stain. This finish, results in an enhancement of the beauty of the timber.

Engelbert can be commissioned to create any religious artwork and/or religious statues as well as non religious wooden sculptures and wooden art as per your personal specifications. Inquiries can be made to commission your piece of religious art or a wood sculpture as per your personal specifications. Please, contact artisan on (02) 9558 7332 or via email: inquiry@religiouswoodcarvings.com.au

Frequently Asked Questions are answered via our FAQ section. Contact us about any piece of religious art, religious statues, christian artwork, catholic statue or wood sculpture as per your specifications, need and style.


Father Gallow, The Presbytery, Como, NSW

“Engelbert, many thanks for a superb Set of Stations. They have been installed nicely. You are a real artist and craftsman.”

Father Peter Fraser, Parish of St Anthony, Deeragun, Queensland

“Many thanks for the excellent carving of the Blessed Virgin Mary which you executed. It is a beautiful statue that you can well be proud of!”

Please read more testimonials from Catholic churches, individuals and Catholic schools who have all been customers of Engelbert’s fine work.