May/June in the Studio

Well, the 45th Annual Iron Pour was technically at the end of April, but I’m including it here:

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My first iron casting!

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After grinding & chasing

 

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After smashing (intentionally)

 

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Experimenting with pouring aluminum onto silver prints

 

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Finished four more skinned/mummified beaver tail photograms

 

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And wasp hive photograms

 

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Revisited my first aluminum shell with a patina

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I’ve also just been enjoying summer, fishing, etc

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Experimenting with the same mummification process as the beaver skins on fish skins

 

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I cast five more aluminum turtle shells

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And melted some bullet casings and scrap brass into wolf teeth!

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