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The following pictures are of a step by step progression of a work in progress. This piece is currently unfinished and untitled, however new pictures will be posted soon.

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The first step is creating an armature to hold the clay

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Next comes the clay up

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Roughing in the features
untitledstep4.jpg (62963 bytes) Refining the facial features
untitledstep5.jpg (54676 bytes) The head is mostly complete. The shoulders and bust are roughed in

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The decision was made to move to a taller armature, this is an unusual move but important to the piece

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The new armature is then clayed up and the figure roughed in

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The figure is mostly complete, only minor adjustments will be made to piece

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View from left side of piece

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View from right side of piece

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View from back of piece

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Sculpting is finished

untitledstep13.jpg (49996 bytes) Another view
untitledstep14.jpg (49679 bytes) The piece is left to dry before firing this will take around four weeks
 
 

 

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