from clay to sculpture

 

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First some sketching on paper.

 

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Cutting the clay to make slabs

 

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and rolling them out    

 

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so I can build up the sculpture.

 

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The soft surface of clay,                          and making it even more smooth with clay silt

 

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to finally attach some clothing.  

 

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Keeping the leftovers for the next sculpture….