Solo show at the Elisabet Ney Museum

Posted on August 31, 2017

I’m so excited to show my work in the home and studio of legendary Austin scupltress, Elisabet Ney. 



Above is Ney’s portrait of Sam Houston. 

Moldmaking 

Posted on July 7, 2017

Here’s the first plaster cast and the finished mold. 

Moldmaking

Posted on July 7, 2017

Here’s a video of the demold. 

Sculpting 

Posted on July 7, 2017

Here’s another figurestudy from life. 

Moldmaking

Posted on July 5, 2017

Here’s a video of making a parting seam in clay and applying the initial splash coat of plaster to a mold. 

Sculpting

Posted on July 4, 2017

Figure study from life. 


Moldmaking

Posted on July 4, 2017

Here’s a video of laying up the plaster shell over silicone rubber.

Sculpting

Posted on July 4, 2017

Here’s a detail shot of a recent session with a figure model. 

Moldmaking Process

Posted on July 4, 2017

Here is a little video of me putting the first coat of silicone on a sculpture. Only slightly sped up…😉​

Austin Arts Hall of Fame

Posted on June 18, 2014

Blue Genie Art was recently added to the Austin Arts Hall of Fame. I was asked by the Cherrywood neighborhood association to write something for the blog: Strength in Numbers

 

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