34th Annual Breckenridge July Art Festival 2017 Participating Artists
I assemble foraged, weathered forest wood and occasionally incorporate reclaimed metal. Each piece is welded or bound with hidden screws or bolts and when necessary a subjects feature is carved.
Model in clay, wax, and wire. Molded in latex, wax and ceramic. Lost-wax cast in bronze. Metal welded and polished. Acids applied at various temps and methods for color and texture.
Sculptural concrete carvings, both freestanding and wall reliefs are created. Carved and casted from a solid block. Each work is spontaneously created and are inspired by music.
Material,steel,stone,recycled machinery parts,antique tools,farm items,golf clubs,etc.Technique is a weld process.
Patinaed bronze sculptures with metal or granite base. Human figures that explore relationships
Wood, bronze, aluminum, stainless Steele
Wildlife woo sculptures hand and power carved details are burned in then painted by hand and airbrush
A combination of blown,fused,carved glass into sculptural forms all one of a kind executed by me
Galvanized and Corten steel is plasma cut, formed and shaped by hand, then welded and sprayed with a patina finish in order to achieve an organic realistic interpretation of the real subject.
Resin infused with colorant and metallic powders applied in layers on a wooden substrate,chemically treated to suspend the resin creating a 3d effect forming subtle rich circular metallic veins
Bronze Wildlife Sculpture. Hand tooled Copper bases. I actually use to be a Police Officer In Breck!!!
Each new bronze sculpture begins by making an aluminum armature, then is coated with spray foam. After rough sculpting the foam to shape, a layer of clay is applied then sculpted to completion.
All items are individually turned on a wood lathe using different types of wood.
My sons and I hand make fine wooden kitchen utensils from wood salvaged from around the southwest. Woods include mesquite, walnut, cherry, pecan, apple, olive, maple, reclaimed red wine barrel staves
Hand carved sculptures from single blocks of American woods. There are stains, glues. Only a clear finish is applied to show the natural beauty of each unique piece.
Pieces are made out of Florida woods,turned on a lathe & hand carved, paint using different technics
Both hand and power tools are used.
Stone, Metal, and Exotic woods are used as inlays.
Lathe turned functional bowls, platters, lamps from reclaimed wood. Inlays include turquoise, lapis, copper and silver.
Custom wood "Reading Rocker". Under seat book storage w/door. Hand picked select dark walnut and cherry wood. Tapestry fabric seat. No stain used, just the natural beauty of the wood. Matching table.
From the tree to the arts festival, I strive to make and present only the finest handturned wooden vessel, bowls and wall hangings. I personal produce and represent my work that will be in my booth.
I use simple designs w/ soft lines & fine joinery to create one of a kind pieces. I use hardwoods with unique grain patterns & vibrant colors to offer unique pieces which combines function & beauty
Individually handcrafted and tuned Musical Instruments, Windchimes/Mobiles and suncatchers from natural, renewable, and recycled materials.