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Bronze effect finishes; ceramic torso

I’m playing around with finishes at the moment. This ceramic torso has been bisque fired and then I mixed some bronze filler with matte varnish and painted it on to the sculpture. I then polished with wire wool and poured some … Continue reading

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Mythological Shrines

After a hectic weekend dealing with my Open Studio, I am back at working with my mythic shrines and Masked Gods. This is Phoenix, and she’s made from glazed and smoke fired ceramics. The shrine is made from blow torched … Continue reading

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Masked Gods

‘Eagle’ Ceramic sculpture with glaze and bronze effect finish 12″ x 5″ (30cm X 13 cm) ‘Pheasant’ Ceramic sculpture with glazes and bronze effect finish 14″ x 5″ (36cm X 14cm) ‘Chicken’ Ceramic sculpture with glazes and bronze effect finish … Continue reading

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New ceramic sculpture with bronze finish

I have spent the last week adding a bronze finish to my new sculptures. Some sculptures are already partially glazed with traditional, kiln fired glazes.  In this picture they already have the first coat of bronze filler mixed with varnish. … Continue reading

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Ceramic torso with bronze finish

This is a ceramic torso with a bronze finish made by painting the bisqued torso with a mixture of bronze filler and varnish. I painted a layer of graphite powder and varnish on top and then rubbed back with steel … Continue reading

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