Thursday, July 9, 2020

The Old Viking, Finishing up the Helmet



I had a brilliant idea last night, on how to finish this Viking Helmet. So today, I took a shot. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

The Old Viking, The Helmet is Started in Monster Clay, and I Finish the ...



I decided to start the Helmet.. if it don't work, the rest won't work.. Finished adding Ribs today.. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

The Old Viking, A Change of Face



I Re Thunk the face I created yesterday.. so today was a day of change... If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description

Monday, July 6, 2020

The Old Viking, I Block in the Start of His Body and Head and Added Eyes



I started to block in the Viking's body and head, then I added some eyes that I bought a long time ago. Not sure yet what I think of all that. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description

Saturday, July 4, 2020

The Old Viking, Re Starting the Viking Figure, A Whole Lot Bigger



I've decided to make the viking much bigger. So I put aside the small copy and started a new Armature. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description

Thursday, July 2, 2020

The Old Viking, Ribs and Shoulder Blades and the Golden Triangle



I've got to have a body before I can continue with hair and beard. So today Ribs and Shoulders. Then I talk about the Golden Triangle.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

I've Decided to Create an Old Viking or Saxon Warrior



Well I've decided to turn this figure into an Old Viking or Saxon Warrior, who's seen greater days of Glory. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description

Friday, June 26, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell  Braids and Scarf Added then Final Touch Up


Just a few final touches to the clay today. I'm going to set it aside and start another project soon

Thursday, June 25, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell - Straps, Ribbons and a New Clay from Sargent Art



Added very very thin straps and ribbons to the figure of the warrior. I also received a New Clay from Sargent Art. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell  Scalp Lock and Hair Texture



Worked on the form of the hair and texture, then added his Scalp Lock. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell - Re doing the Warrior's Forehead and Adding Braids



Reworked the forehead of the warrior, then adjusted his nose, ane moved onto his first braid. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, June 22, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell - Body Work and Hair



Started working on refining the upper part of the Warrior's body and then I moved to sketching in the hair. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, June 19, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell - The Face Starts to Get a Personality



Removed the Warrior's head again and reshaped it a bit then put it back on and added facial definition. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell - Major Changes to the Warrior's Upper head and Body



Major changes to head and hair today. Lots of repositioning and taking off. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

A Warrior's Farewell - One Face Removed the new one Placed in Place



Finished up the Warrior's head, enough to place it back on his body, with some work yet to do on it. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, June 12, 2020

Back on an Older Clay



I'm back on the clay of the warrior and his lady. Trying to get it done so I can get a bid on it  If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, June 8, 2020

Crazy Horse - Update on my Daughter and Finalizing The Hair of Crazy Horse



Had Devastating news about my Daughter Heidi on Saturday. Today I just had to get back on my horse, so to speak, and get on with my life. Putting the finishing touches on the hair of Crazy Horse and getting the clay ready to go to Mountain Trails Gallery in Jackson Wyoming for Display.

Monday, June 1, 2020

Crazy Horse - Finishing Detailing the Fringe on the Leggings



Fine tuning the clay of Crazy Horse today.. again... lol If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Crazy Horse - Final Detailing Before Displaying Clay in Gallery



I talked to the Gallery today that asked me to create this clay of Crazy Horse and they want to try and sell copies from the clay.. So they want to display it in their gallery in Jackson Hole Wyoming. So that's what I'll be doing all next week. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Working on the Mustang Horse



Back on the small horse of a Mustang... If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Ennis Montana Veteran's Memorial



I was asked back in 2000 to create a bronze for a future Veteran's Memorial. I spent two and half months creating that bronze that was dedicated along with the Memorial, July 4th 2001.I had no idea of the events that would happen on September 11, 2001. It hit me as I drove up towards the Memorial and seeing the flag suddenly at Half Mast that afternoon, that what I was a part of would now nave even deeper meaning.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Creating a Horse Skeleton



Putting down the foundation for the horse.. It's skeletal structure. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Working on very Small Horses



There's no rush on the Crazy Horse clay so I've decided to shift my attention to some horse armatures. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

A Time For Prayers for Heidi



My daughter, Heidi Lemon, is still in the Hospital in Murray Utah. She had the tumor removed from her spin and she's been learning to walk again. Yesterday she let me know there was another problem.. and it was numbing news.. Please if you can spare a dollar.. donate to her GoFundMe page in the link below the Video.. Prayers sent her way will be greatly appreciated.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

43 Years Of Artwork by David Lemon



I started sculpting in my senior year in High School in 1965... I didn't really get serious with my work till 1977. This is just a few of what I've created over those years.

CRAZY HORSE - Adding Detail to the War Club and Creating his Knife Sheath



Some final details today Detailing the Stone Headed War Club and creating his Knife and Sheath. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, May 11, 2020

CRAZY HORSE Adjusting His Hair and Getting the Clay Ready for a Bid



Fine tuning the flow of his hair. Going to try and get it to the foundry for a bid on Mold and Casting Costs this week. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, May 9, 2020

CRAZY HORSE - It's a Hair Day



Spent the day trying to figure out how to do the Warrior's Hair. I kinda did. We'll see next week. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

CRAZY HORSE - Short day Today and Adjusting the Scare on His Face



I decided the scar on Crazy Horses face was drawing your eye to it.. so decided to take it down a bit. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

CRAZY HORSE - Straps, Rock and Hair



Straps for the War Shield, and a Rock for his ear. Started his Hair today as well. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

A Trip To Yellowstone from September 2012



In the summer here in our valley, we get young people from all over the world, who come here on programs to work during the summer. A local motel had a coupld of ladies from Lithuania working here and they were getting ready to to home. They wanted to see Yellowstone before they left for home. So the motel, where they were employed, asked me if I'd take them to the Park. So Todd Connor,a local artist friend, and the two young ladies from Lithuania. Aurelija Bliujūtė and Karolina Slatkevičiūtė, took a day trip to Yellowstone National Park.

Monday, May 4, 2020

CRAZY HORSE - Shield, Body Work and Feather



Spent half the day off camera finishing the Shield. Then did some body work on the Warrior and created a Hawk Feather. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, May 2, 2020

CRAZY HORSE - Re-Creating the Shield from Reference Photo



Working at my computer table again. this time on the Shield of Crazy Horse. The shield I'm working from is attributed to him and is copied from one that was allegedly captured from him after a battle in 1877. It's all I have to go by.

Friday, May 1, 2020

CRAZY HORSE - Left Leg, Detailing the Legging, and then Adding Fringe



Started to create the folds in the left legging, and then moved onto adding the fringe. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

I AM THE WAY Filling in and Finishing the Clay for Delivery to the Fou...



What an adventure creating this piece has been. A kinda Testament to my faith in our Savior. Now it gets preserved in bronze for thousands of years.. Well bronze does last that long.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Final Detailing Before Going to the Foundry



Had to set the Clay of Crazy Horse aside, to finish the clay of, I Am The Way. Going to the foundry on Thursday. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Sunday, April 26, 2020

How To Use A Pasta Machine as a Sculpting Tool



Just a video about one of my very important sculpting tools. I'd not be lost without it, but it is so very handy to use, for whatever project you may be working on. You could use it with Monster Clay to make parts of armor. Belts, straps, and just about anything your imagination can come up with. Just do a search on Amazon, and you can get one for as low as $24 USD... Well worth it.

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Crazy Horse - Making Fringe and I Show You How to Do That



I decided to go back to my original Shield size because it's just less dominate. Then I show you how to use a Pasta Machine to make fringe. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, April 24, 2020

Crazy Horse Detailing his Right Leather Legging and Adding Monster Cla...



I needed to add wrinkles to his right Legging. I then tried my Monster Clay for his fringe. We'll see how it goes. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Crazy Horse - A New War Shield and A Feather for his Hair



Did research for the Shield Crazy Horse will hold, and then made a new one. Then I made a feather for his hair. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Crazy Horse - Leggings and Loincloth Added



Improved the legs a bit and then started to add the leather leggings. Then I added his Loincloth. SUBSCRIBE to my channel and CLICK THE BELL for updates. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Crazy Horse - Adding a Scar to his Face and Hair on His Head



Spent a late night starting the right hand in wax, then the next day, building his right arm. SUBSCRIBE  to my channel and CLICK THE BELL for updates.If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, April 20, 2020

Crazy Horse - Creating his Right Arm and Hand



Spent a late night starting the right hand in wax, then the next day, building his right arm. SUBSCRIBE to my channel and CLICK THE BELL for updates.If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Crazy Horse Building the Legs Today



Time to build up the legs of Crazy Horse. SUBSCRIBE to my channel and CLICK THE BELL for updates.If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Crazy Horse - Working on his head and Late Night Inspiration



I removed the head of Crazy Horse and worked on it at my computer table late last night. When I went downstairs to my studio to reattach the head.. I had a flash of inspiration for how he was going to stand and his attitude changed. to be continued later today. So SUBSCRIBE to my channel and CLICK THE BELL for updates.

Friday, April 17, 2020

Crazy Horse - Making Your Own Silicone Tools and Working on Chest and Arms



I start out showing you how to make your own Silicone Sculpting Tools, then I start to work on the arms and chest of the warrior..

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Crazy Horse Chest and Stomach Today in Clay


I started the day covering the foam arms and legs with clay. Then I started adding to his Torso. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Crazy Horse Started on His Body



With the head of Crazy Horse in place, I start adding clay to the body of the figure. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Crazy Horse Redid the Head of Crazy Horse



I decided to just re-shape the clay head I'd already spent two days working on. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, April 13, 2020

Crazy Horse His Started then Ended



Well I got back on the face of Crazy horse and about 3 hours into it.. I realized it was a total failure... No big deal.. I'll try it again tomorrow.. Yes even a guy who's been sculpting for over 50 years can make a mistake.. haha..

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Crazy Horse Skull and Eyeballs



Update on my Daughter, she's started Physical Therapy and is able to move her feet. I started on the Head of Crazy Horse today... If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, April 10, 2020

My Brain Ain't Connected Today



My daughter, is having surgery today on a spinal tumor that is causing partial leg paralysis. They also found a spot on her liver and her breast cancer has returned. She needs your faith and prayers on her behalf.

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Crazy Horse - Setting up the Armature



I'm using a TruForm Armature, 24 inches, for this project. I'm asking all who will, to pray for my daughter Heidi. She's in the Hospital and really needs your prayers. It has nothing to do with the Virus. Thank you.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Crazy Horse Starting the Armature



Getting started on the first of four historic Native American figures from the 1800s If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

03 07 2020 Sitting Bull - FINAL DAY ON THIS CLAY



Finally I've put the final touches to the clay of Sitting Bull and it's ready to be cast into bronze..

Monday, April 6, 2020

Sitting Bull - Adding and Subtracting Clay



It's going to take another day to finish this clay. Planning on taking it to the foundry Wednesday. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Sitting Bull - Announcing my Next Project and Filling in Crevasses On Si...



My Next Project will be a full figure of Crazy Horse. I spent the day today filling in under the robe and arms. I have more to do Monday on it.. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, April 3, 2020

Sitting Bull Two Days of Finishing Touches on the Clay



Spent two days fine tuning Sitting Bull's clay for the foundry. When I first rendered my video for today, it came out with no sound. I have no idea why. I'd already deleted the original videos I shot so I had to redo and edit the video and do a voiceover.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Change of Plans - I'm Back On Sitting Bull



I've sold a copy of my Sitting Bull bust, in Jackson Wyoming, so I have to get it fine tuned for the foundry Monday. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monster Clay - Starting a Nude



I'm going to attempt a nude figure out of my Monster Clay. It'll be a good exercise for me, and a good test of my ability with Monster Clay. I hope I'm not violating YouTube Standards. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description

Spirit Wings A Clay I Created 9 Years ago



I posted this video 9 years ago. I was putting final touches to the clay before taking it to a foundry to be cast into Bronze. This piece is being sold as a Limited edition bronze.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

I'm Going to Re-Visit my Monster Clay



I found my Monster Clay in the box I stored it in today and I've wanted to visit using that clay again. So I put the clay bust I was working on yesterday aside for now.If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, March 30, 2020

Untitled Bust of a Bearded Man Revisiting a Clay I Created in 2013



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Friday, March 27, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Changing the type of Sleeves and Correcting One of the Toes



I finished the belt around Christ's waist and then moved to his right foot, and fine tuned his toes. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Working on the Clay's Toes



I finished the belt around Christ's waist and then moved to his right foot, and fine tuned his toes. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Major Eye Surgery on the Clay



I had to reposition the left on on the clay. It wasn't lined up with the right eye, but was an 1/8 of an inch off. I also extended the length of the staff.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

I AM THE WAY Finished the Hands and Started on the Sleeves



Finished up on the hands and then moved onto the sleeves. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, March 23, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Right Hand Finished and the Mouth Re-Done



Finished the Right hand and then made major changes to his mouth. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, March 20, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Finishing the Left Had - Moving onto the Scarf



Had a difficult time to position the cameras so you could see clearly what I'm doing today If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, March 19, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Continuing on the Left Hand



I had to work out a way to work on the upper part of the left hand. It's hard, in the small space I work in to stand and work. So I tilted the clay to a convenient angle. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

How I Start My Day



No sculpting today. It's going to be a busy day of doing busy stuff. Now you'll see me in my blurry eye'd morning look. Yep, I'm human. Hope all of you are getting through this horrible period of avoiding the Coronavirus. Unless an artist is making an appearance.. He or she is always lives in a self imposed quarantine. This video shows you mine.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Working on his Left Hand Today



Worked on the palm of the right hand, and it's fingers, today. I'll work on the back of the hand tomorrow. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

I AM THE WAY Detailing the Clay



Fine Tuning the face. Adjusting eyes and beard. The texturing his clothing. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, March 16, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Back on the clay of Christ



Been a day full of distractions. So not much done today. I'm back on "I Am The Way: because I need to get it to the foundry. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, March 9, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL Underside Worked On and then Back Upright



Worked on the underside of the horse today and then stood it upright and started working on the neck and head. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Turning the Clay Upside Down



I have to work on areas of the clay that are impossible to see and reach as it stands up-right, so I had to come up with a way to turn it upside down to reach those areas. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, March 6, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Adjusting the Size of the Hooves



Spent the afternoon setting up my GoPros for videoing myself sculpting and then just had enough time to re-size one of the hooves. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Finishing up the Legs Today



I put the finishing touches.. to this point on all four legs.  If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Two Days on the Front Legs of the Horse



Took 2 days working on the front legs of the horse.. They'd been beaten up over the past year, sitting in my studio, so had to almost re-do them both. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Hack for Mounting your GoPro Cameras and Smallrig Case for the Hero8 Black



I had a Bulb break inside my Swing arm lamp bell and couldn't get it out. I was about to trash it when I had a moment of genus.. Why not make a mount for my GoPro Hero8 Black.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL Filling in and Behind as well as Finishing Feathers



Back filling deep areas with clay. Creating a new Scalplock. Finishing the Feathers. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - The Robe and Feathers



Fine tuned the Trade Blanket over the Warrior's lap. Added Fringe to the gun sheath. Temporarily added the feathers. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Making Wax Feathers Today



Time to create a couple of Eagle Feathers for the warrior's hair. I make them out of wax. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, February 24, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - The Gun, The Robe, and Repositioning the Horses Head



Started on the Warrior's gun, then tried to put finishing touches to the Robe. I then repositioned the horses neck and head. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Busy Work on the Female and the Warrior's Hair



Touching up and woman's robe and the warrior's hair. Told a story about a Mountain Man captured north of where I live. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, February 21, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Re Attaching the Warrior's Head



Today, I finished up detailing the warrior's face and then re-attaching it to his shoulders If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

02 19 2020 A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL Decapitate and Improve



Today I removed the head of the warrior to work a bit more closely on final details of the face. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, February 17, 2020

Busy Day Getting Instructional DVDs Out



Spending the day putting a full set of my Instructional DVDs together. I'll be taking Photographs tomorrow of my bronze of "Sweet Grass" as well as of two of my nearly finished clays. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL Getting the Clay Ready to Go to the Foundry for a...



Adding a shot Pouch, Powder Horn, and shoulder straps for the Shield. Taking it to the foundry tomorrow to get a bid on Casting. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL Getting the Clay Ready to Go to the Foundry for a...

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - Finished Sketching in the Robe and Started a Musket



Worked on the new robe, and then decided to add a weapon. A Musket. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, February 10, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL Adding a Blanket to the Clay



I decided to add a warm blanket, given to him by the young lady, to keep him warm on the trail. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL = Putting Hair On His Head



Time to take the Warrior from bald to Hairy.. Also worked on his arm and cleaning up the roughness a bit. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, February 3, 2020

A WARRIOR'S FAREWELL - I Came Up With a Title and Repositioning His Head



The title for this piece finally occurred to me as I was repositioning his head. I re-thunk his attitude. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Figured out my GoPro Hero8 Black and Worked on the Warrior



Finally got the kinks worked out with my GoPro Hero8 Black and my video editing program. So I got back onto the warrior. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, January 31, 2020

Back on the Warriors Face - Trouble with Video Programs



Struggling with my new GoPro Hero8 Black. New devices has a period of learning and mistakes.. and I'm having my share with this camera.I still managed to get the face of the warrior nearly finished and put his head back on his shoulders. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Off the Warriors Face and onto A Memorial Bronze For Fallen Law Enforcem...



I was asked by a Sheriff from back in Virginia to design something that could be given out to families of fallen Law Enforcement Officers. I first drew a sketch, and then today got busy on my design, as a rough sketch in clay, so that they can decide whether or not to commission me to create this piece.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Back on an Older Clay Subject Today



Put the clay of Christ to the side and got back onto another clay I worked on almost a Year ago. Still no title on this clay. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, January 24, 2020

I AM THE WAY Again on His Face and then Onto His Hair



Spent a little time on Christ's face and then moved to his hair. Adding loose hair from under his scarf. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

I AM THE WAY - A Little on the Face and then a Lot on the Robe



Started working on his face, then switched to the sleeve on his robe. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

I AM THE WAY Fine Tuning Christ's Face



Adjusted his left hand and then started fine tuning his face. Softening it a bit. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Adjusting the Clothing



Removing the Pot Belly look at the belt and lengthening his shift that he's wearing. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, January 13, 2020

I AM THE WAY - I Add His Sleeves



Well it was time to cover the figure's arms with sleeves. I'll put more detail into them later. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

A Review of CHAVANT CLAY



Back in 2016 I tried out most of Chavant's Clay's. They sent me a box of all these different clays they produce for artists and Industrial Designers as well as Auto Designers.. I tried them all and let you know what I thought of them. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, January 10, 2020

I AM THE WAY The Hands Finished and Back on the Arms



Using my GoPro Hero clipped on my magnifier head band, I show how I create a hand. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

I AM THE WAY Starting the Hands Today



Kinda had an off day video wise today.. I started the hands today. Had to do it twice to get it the right scale. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Monday, January 6, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Feet Today



Put the feet back on the legs. Did some adjusting of the length of them and finished both feet. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

I AM THE WAY Finished the Feet and headed to Bozeman with Video



Last night I finished up, roughing in the feet. Today I take you on a trip to Bozeman Montana. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Friday, January 3, 2020

I AM THE WAY Working on his Left Foot at my Computer Table



Decided to work on the left foot, away from the figure and on my computer table. More laid back. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.

Thursday, January 2, 2020

I AM THE WAY - Working on his Right Foot



Re-starting the right foot of this clay of Jesus. Believe me, this isn't an easy project. You kinda have to be a contortionist. If you're interested in sculpting, and you want to take advantage of my over 50 years of sculpting, you might check out my 9 instructional DVDs in the Video's Description.