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.