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A Project Between Sculptures

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Thought I'd give you, the like minded creative types, first crack at a workshop dilemma I'm currently wrestling with. I'd sure appreciate your thoughts as I'm uncharacteristically drawing blanks...


Newest sheet metal piece + new video format/style (what do you think: new time lapse versus old talking tutorial??

New sped up style instead of droning on about each step in the process. Basically, I'm assuming most people just want the gist and to be entertained, and if some do want more info, they can use the pause button or just ask. What do you all think? Really appreciate your feedback/suggestions, so thanks!


casting better surface

casting better surface silver jewelery for instrications.


casting better surface

casting better surface silver jewelery.


Introducing myself

Hello to all, glad to be a new member of this incredible place, so much talent and beautiful artwork that it's really inspiring. I've been a sheet metal worker as a press brake mechanic for a while and before that a pipe-fitter so metal is the medium I am used to be in contact with. I finished six months ago the metal entryway shown below, haven't painted it lacking time (family!!!) and job constraints.


Help for my design project.

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Hi,
 
I'm doing an MA Industrial Design course and my brief for this project is to design a gift. My idea involves metal art and the use of rust.
I want to create a piece of art where the metal will rust by itself into a specific image that I have previously created.


Using borax in investment mix

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I read somewhere that a sculptor uses borax in the water to retard the plaster based investment when he is applying it by hand to the wax before pouring the investment. I ran a test: I took two soup cans with equal amounts of water. Into one I put a healthy pinch of borax and let it dissolve thoroughly. Then I put equal amounts of my usual plaster/ludo/brick dust investment mix in both cans. The can with plain water set up as usual. The can with borax has never set up. That was five days ago.


A New Journey.... Repousse, Chasing and Enamel Work

I love creating almost anything!  There isn't enough time in a day to contribute through creativity.  Metal work is something I've been enjoying and repousse, chasing and enamel work is something I've become OBSESSED with.  


Metal globe as garden art

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Globe ...Globe, not rusted


Hello

Hi all, I just registered and am looking forward to the benefits this site might provide for me professionally and personally.  I have been reading some of the posts and replies and am very impressed with the professionalism and support provided.  


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