Brent Smith is a sculptor from a small town on the Arkansas-Oklahoma border who makes dinosaurs out of mahogany.
According to blog reader Judy Maurer, "Each piece is carved from wood and then assembled. There is a steel cable that runs through the vertebrae that is slightly flexible but not visible."
"He is a completely off the grid artist and (according to his wife) this is the first time the work has been out of their den." fayettevilleunderground.com.