Working on the awards for the Creede Sculpture Show. Just a few pictures that show the general process: masking, etching, patina. Forging the 'hooks'. Base riveted to hooks. Preliminary attachment of disks to base.
A few weeks ago I completed a set of horizontal topbar hive tools for a beekeeper who was passing through Creede. He is pretty happy with the tools and sent some pictures of them in action at his hives.
the Mad tinker
Just an archive of projects as they progress. Nothing really to see here. Move along ...