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Leafy copper branch sculptures progressing

Leafy copper branch sculptures progressing

I thought you might like to see some of the steps involved in making my copper and bronze branch sculptures. These end up being small lightweight sculptures that can be displayed on a flat surface or hang on the wall.

I start by cutting and texturing bronze strips.
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Then I hammer and round the strips into organic twig forms.image

In the meantime, I’m also working on the leaf forms. In this picture you…

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Filed under bronze copper hammered handmade home decor in progress KSkiles studio Maple leaf sculpture wall art

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Chasing and repoussé, a greenman in bronze

Filed under chasing repousse bronze greenman leafylady handmade metalsmith