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Your Child’s Original Bronze Artwork: Hands-On Art Class For Kids

Your Child's Bronze Casting Workshop

Wicker Sons Foundry is now offering art classes teaching bronze casting processes to children. Your child can create a three-dimensional bronze relief artwork. Sessions run between Aug 30th – Nov 19th. Choose your own day and time slot! RESERVE YOUR CHILD’S BEGINNER SESSION TODAY Teaching Biography of Michael Wickerson Michael Wickerson began his bronze casting career during his sculpture scholarship in the L.L. Odette Sculpture facility at York…

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International Sculpture Day : HERDRA

In celebration of International Sculpture Day on Friday, April 22nd, 2016, we are firing a massive wood-fire atmospheric kiln, named HERDRA, for 14 hours at Wicker Sons Foundry in Kansas City, Kansas. HERDRA has been creating salt/soda fired ceramic works twice a month in preparation for a July 8th exhibition located at the New Gallery in Brooklyn NY. The title of the exhibition is, ‘Some of us do not…

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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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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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