It all starts like this: a large flat piece of brass, bronze, copper or Sterling metal.
First, I clean it. Then I etch or torch it top give it texture and color. Clean again, cut, file, smooth and then begin my design process.
Below are some new examples of what I wind up with.
You can see them this weekend as you explore the Great Falls Studios Art Tour. 50 artists are opening up their workspaces all weekend, for all. Visit Great Falls, see the creatives and enjoy the Fall foliage. The Weather Channel says the sun will be out!
AND Come see me (!!!!) at 1144 Walker Road, #19 on the Tour Map, first floor. I will be there from 10am to 5pm each day, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (October 17-18-19). Please stop by and say Hi!