|Project by Dan'um Style||posted 10-05-2008 05:47 PM||1897 views||1 time favorited||13 comments|
Artist’s always sell there best work. This one has been especially hard to part with. Sold to Calvin in CA.
Framed stoneware tile in bronze finish.
Quartersawn white oak with quartersawn curly crotch wood accents.
All my tiles start as mahogany relief woodcarvings,then … made into plaster molds, pressed stoneware clay and kiln fired to 2375
Bronze acid patina finish is produced similar to “David Marks” DIY techniques . I use a combination of materials but a good place to start is /:http://www.sculptnouveau.com.
All works of quality must bear a price in proportion to the skill, time expense and risk attending to their invention and manufacture. Those things called dear, are, when justly estimated, the cheapest. They are attended with much less profit to the artist then those things which everbody calls cheap.
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