This work is titled “Apocalyptic Dreams”.
The basketball hoop is made from 99% percent pure fine silver mesh soldered to a sterling silver ring. The hoop is soldered to a 16 gauge copper back plate which is attached to a 1/4 inch thick solid brass rod.
This figure is custom made from solid bronze components silver soldered together. My castings are all hot cast using a lost wax process. The basketball hoop is custom made from a fine silver mesh that has been aged and destroyed as part of the construction process.
This 1:6 scale figure is cast in a silicon bronze known as Everdure. The body, arms, and head are cast separately and soldered together. Her tee-shirt and shoes are cast from a white bronze alloy that looks like silver. Her hair is cast in a yellow brass.
Her gym clothes are colored with with cold enamel.
The work is made by hand. The figurine and all accessories are pinned and mounted on a natural granite base.
Height: 32 cm
9Width: 19 cm
Depth: 14 cm
Weight: 3.8 kg