Here’s The Fascinating Process Behind Making Large Bronze Sculptures.
It’s hard enough carving a pumpkin for Halloween. Imagine the talent and work it takes to create a large bronze sculpture. Reddit user Biggieholla’s father creates magnificent sculptures for a living. He shared the process and it’s quite interesting. Check it out.
Here a picture of some final pieces so you know what you’re about to get into.
A rodeo bull
So it basically begins with templates in order to get a gist of what the final piece will look like, as well as to give an idea to what the buyer should expect to see.
Next you have to build the frame work (internal structure) for the piece to be mounted and built onto. A maquette (a scaled down version of what the piece will be) is used as reference throughout the whole process.
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