2. After you have cut out your form.
you will see that each leg extends the full width of the stone.
In order to remove the unwanted stone, you will have to employ
a technique known as pointing.
The masters of old would make a model of a sculpture
that they intended to carve, this form could be replicated in
stone by drilling hundreds of holes into the marble. These holes
will weaken the stone so it can be easily removed with the mallet
In this case we will remove the unwanted portion of each leg.
You should mark the areas that you are going to remove, on either
side of the bear, before drilling.