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Natural Bronze Casting Workshop with Piers Watson

photo credit: Tony White September 7th to the 11th 2015 Natural Bronze Casting Workshop with Piers Watson at Wicker Sons Foundry FIVE-DAY WORKSHOP $200 USD The Luted Crucible technique enables artists to cast metal objects anywhere a few simple natural materials can be collected. It is a pre-Industrial Age technique that is still in use in parts of India and West Africa but is almost…

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Ten New Morels Available in Black Gold

Morel mushroom hunting season has passed and it will be too long before they start popping up again. This year we found a fairly large trove right in front of our house. We were already going on daily morel hunts and bringing back baskets here and there, but one day the dog stole a ball from the kids and knocked it into the woods. I went…

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Now Offering Workshops and Classes

Please let us know if you would like to create a bronze casting from an original form of your choosing. These 3-9 hour workshops will focus on molding a wax copy into a cope and drag sand mold, pouring metal into the molds and cleaning and finishing the bronze copies. $100-$200 workshops include all materials and assistance to create your bronze casting. – Michael Wickerson   Workshops:…

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