Cast Iron Camel

Cast Iron Camel

This cast iron Camel was a student-piece created at the University of Minnesota’s foundry. The pattern was created from wood wrapped in rope which gives the camel it’s textured surface. The piece has a solid core so it weighed over 70 pounds and took 48...
Reliquary

Reliquary

The Reliquary was a cast bronze piece developed during my school years at the University of Minnesota. The piece used the lost-wax method of creating the cast and the bronze was poured by our class in the school’s foundry. Chasing, patina and a transparent layer of...
Crazy Chickens 1

Crazy Chickens 1

The first of two painting based on Mexican masks. The challenge was to take an object, in this case a mask, and transform the meaning of the object by creating a new context.