How it works...

     
  

For a custom sculpture, typically, there are three phases: modeling; mold making; and casting.   

  

 

  

The model (original sculpture) is usually in clay.  For example, the Mary's Sorrow shown above is the original sculpture in clay.  From this original clay piece (the positive)... 

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... We make a mold (a negative).  With this mold (shown above in silicone) we can produce "casts" in materials more permanent than clay, such as...

     
    
 

 

BONDED BRONZE

BONDED NICKEL SILVER
WITH BLUED VEIL

BONDED MARBLE