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.