Have you every picked up an old penny off of the street that was green? The older ones will "rust" green, at any rate, those made before 1982. The later ones are mostly zinc. This is a patina, the same one that gives the Statue of Liberty and every other bronze it's color.Read More
When we were kids, we played naturally, all of the time (even when our parents wished we would do our chores and go to bed). We encourage children to play, while they still can. But is that the only time that we should play?Read More
Someone once wrote something like "A rose by any other name smells just as sweet".
At any rate, it's still sculpture, just using a different set of tools.
It's always hard to let go of a piece of art and call it finished. That wonderful terrible time when you have reached the goal, but still aren't quite there. Everyone loves ...Read More
Everyone makes puns when talking about otters, right? Oh well, I just had to do it. Otters are very playful creatures, so they would be a perfect subject for a sculpture. My wife and I enjoy kayaking ...Read More
We had a fabulous time down in Laguna Beach, CA on New Year’s Day. The Wyland Gallery graciously gave me a wonderful spread in their front lobby, a perfect way to display my sculpture and photography. On that beautiful glass table ...Read More
Both the horse and dancer in the Running Free sculpture are ready for their big debut. While they are not finished, just in the early stages of clay, they will be the center piece of my solo show. They are the most ambitious ...Read More
Right now the goal was to get the pose right, and block in the major forms and masses, to make sure the proportions are correct. From here I will work on refining ...Read More
The temperature was cool, so the clay was a bit stiff, but I was able to carve some detail in to the tail and face. In this photo ...Read More
The horse is coming along nicely, just working out the muscle definition now that ...Read More