Putting the mosaic practice to the side for a while, it’s time to get started on the main structure of the sculpture. Once the template of the wave shape has been cut from hardboard it then needs final shaping to perfection….Most girls file their nails. I file giant wooden waves. Way more cool.
Now it’s time to start with the steel, and time to introduce my chief Fabricator and Welder of Distinction – Buter. This picture shows him using a plasma cutter to shape one side of the wave from mild steel. My vision is finally taking shape…..