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WhatIsWhat 1.0 2003


Pictured below is one of my little insect like characters i make out of cutting and forming sheet metal.  This one is brass , a ruff cut template for envisioining a final version out of a more valuable and attractive metal like gold or silver. This version was started last year and recently completed in terms of the shape.  I am having fun putting him different places and making his fingers and toes grab hold. i say "him" because often, though not always, these miniature sculpture works are self portraits. Read more for images of other miniature sculptures.

"Wanderer"  pierced and formed brass 2" tall

"She Cries"  pierced hollow formed and etched copper 1990 2.5" tall

"Little Creeper"  pierced and formed steel 1991   (stolen work) 2" tall

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