Barbaro Book Chapters

Updating this studio blog is good practice for my book.  I open up the program holding my book and fall back into the moment when I worked on the sculpture.  It’s been lots of fun!

A cup of coffee and the morning news and I’m set to go.  The Jack Russell’s are up and playing.  It’s early enough that I haven’t been out to the horses yet.  It’s going to be 50+ today in Kentucky. Except below on making the maquette of Barbaro;

Once I’ve filled in one side to make a solid cutout of the image in my head, I turned the piece around and started on the other side.   When I’ve finished with the outline I start bending and  twisting and turning the model. This is where the piece comes to life.