Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Finishing touches to the Medallion today



Just ran in to finish up the Medallion. Fine tuning the details. Once finished I took high quality photos to pass onto the client for approval.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Van is fixed Picking it up Metal Sculptures of Jim Dolan visited



My Van's Transmission decided to take a vacation last Thursday. Just picked it up today.. Jim Dolan took me from Ennis, where I live to Bozeman where the van was being worked on. Jim dolan is a metal sculptor.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Prepairing my clay for next week, and discussing clays and tools



Dropped into my studio to pre-pair for next week's sculpting. I had to re-supply my clay in my dish pan container. I talk a bit about the type of clay I use, as well as show how to prep it. Then I discuss briefly where to purchase clay and about my tools.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Starting a new Figure Today Not sure of What or Whom



Set aside the Medallion, and started a new story. Not sure what that story is yet.. It will come as I work on it.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Re-doing the Bull's face - Final Approval on the Clay



Waited for Jim Dolan to come by my studio to look over the clay medallion for a final review of it. While waiting for him I re-did the bull's face. Now a picture will be sent to the client of the medallion for a go or no...

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Back Filling and Smoothing The Medallion



Back filling undercuts and holes, as well as finishing the sides of the medallion. Using lighter fluid to smooth the rough areas.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Finishing Touches on the Medallion


Just finishing up the small commissioned medallion today. It's not fine tuned yet. I need approval before I do the cleaning up of the clay's roughness. I was not feeling to good for the past 5 days... Spring Cold...