I Love Sculpture

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    My current WIP, a set of two fox mugs.

    The second one is coming out of the kiln tonight, glazing the first tomorrow. Will post a final pic of both later. I think they look really good structurally but I'm worried about glazing them to be the perfect red-orange of a fox. The principal of my school even said she...
    Kazerella Kazerella
    18-21, F
    Mar 6, 2014

    Very Cool

    I grew up with artists... always surrounded. My step-monster used to do bronzing at the house and it amazed me at the process. Between creating the figure with clay to creating a mold and then pouring it and the finished project. Oh I don't remember every step but I did enjoy...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Oct 10, 2007

    Yes!

    I just bought my first clay set! I've always had a thing for clay but never could get a hold of any for myself. I never had enough play dough. I loved playing in it when it rained. My art class in elementary let me use some, but I had to follow the assignment, which was to...
    Ain29 Ain29
    18-21, F
    Dec 10, 2011

    Progress photo of the fox cup I'm working on,

    just gotta glaze a bit more and then its back to the kiln! Used jet black for nose and such, opaque white for the cheeks, a mix of caramel and freckled brown for the fur and mocha for the eyes :)
    Kazerella Kazerella
    18-21, F
    Mar 7, 2014

    The Love Of Clay

    I will be finishing a sculpture i stated about 2yrs Ive moved 2 time since i started and have not had time nor a place to work. I'm thinking of starting over and making it a bigger size about 8in at lest and paint a background. I'm in love with comic book so marvel is my thing...
    nickaman nickaman
    26-30, M
    May 12, 2011

    Everyday i do something related to making

    sculptures. My Main inspiration is Rodin
    ancientmemories ancientmemories
    22-25, M
    Jul 18, 2015

    Whatup?

    Here's a nice collection. http://haha.nu/funny/strange-statues-around-the-world
    williamzanzinger williamzanzinger
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 13, 2008

    Sculpture...

    I love making sculptures... I remember when I was in high school and we had to make a sculpture bigger then your height... That was so hard.. lol it was a whole three feet higher then me. that was the hardest thing ever... er... I got so mad at it though even though it was just...
    XLunaXLovegoodX XLunaXLovegoodX
    22-25, F
    Sep 3, 2008

    I believe there were some of Rodins best words

    even though he believe work speaks for itself ----- To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature. ----- Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and which there divines the spirit of which nature herself is animated. ------ The...
    ancientmemories ancientmemories
    22-25, M
    Jul 18, 2015

    Winged Victory of Samothrace Standing next to

    it, it's a mix of dance, art, and history. Three things I love. Something about seeing history in 3d. Being in the louvre doesn't hurt the experience either.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 23, 2014

    Made By Hands

    I love Sculpture.... I love looking at it .. I want to touch it. ..... I like to  leave Large candle in the sun until they are soft and then i mold it with my hands... the warm wax begs my hands to make something of it other than its erect inanimate form...
    caroli9 caroli9
    41-45, F
    2 Responses May 9, 2007
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