How to Create And Cast Bronze Sculpture : How to Create Patina for a Bronze Sculpture

Hi, my name is Gary Mitnik. I’m a sculptor in Sedona, Arizona, and I’m here on behalf of Expert Village. The last thing we do is the patina which is the colorization of the surface of things. That can be done with chemicals, heat done with a torch, various chemicals. What kind of temperature do you need? Well, that doesn’t need to be too hot. That you just need to heat the piece. To a, compared to to the wax

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How to Paint a Tree with Oil Paint – Method One

I think the question I get most frequently is, “How do I paint a tree?” For many artists it seems to be a difficult element to paint, so I hope to take some of the difficulty out of it with this tutorial. Today, I’m painting a beech tree. I’m working on Arches oil paper with a Blackwing pencil, Charvin oil paints, and Winsor and Newton painting medium. We begin by sketching the general idea of your tree…. The scope of

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How to Make Clay Sculptures : Tools You Need for Sculpting Clay: Pt. 1

Hi. I am Chitrotpola Mukherjee, speaking on behalf of Expert Village and I am from India. Now I am going to show you the tools that we normally use for sculptures or any work in clay. The tools are actually very simple; there is nothing complicated about the tools. We have different kinds of tools like these three pieces that you see are for turning. Now turning means that when you are working on a piece of clay, whether it’s

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How to Create And Cast Bronze Sculpture : How to Attach a Base to a Bronze Sculpture

Hi, my name is Gary Mitnik. I’m a sculptor here in Sedona, Arizona and I’m here on behalf of Expert Village. When it comes for the basing, this one that’s already been based, it’s the only one we have in the shop right now. We’ll drill a hole; we’ll mark and drill where it needs to be cut on the stone. We’ll use a stone drill, go through the stone. And then, what we’ll do is, we’ll take the stone,

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What is Understanding by Design? Author Jay McTighe explains.

[MUSIC PLAYING] JAY MCTIGHE: Hi, I’m Jay McTighe I’m an education author and consultant. And my main work is around Understanding by Design, which is a framework for curriculum planning, for assessment design, and ultimately, for teaching, with a goal of teaching for understanding and transfer. [MUSIC PLAYING] The key ideas in Understanding by Design are contained in its title, and thereto. Number one, we propose that we teach and assess for understanding and transfer. And some people say, well,

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How to Make Clay Sculptures : How to Make Clay Garden Sculptures

Hi, I am Chitropola Mukherjee speaking on behalf of Expert Village, and I am from India. I am today going to show you some other aspects of clay sculpture. It’s various uses for doing things in the garden. Here I have a pillar. A pillar made with different tiles which have been put together and then with marble, we have done the corners. And then we have little bits and pieces so that it fits in very well in the

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How to Make Clay Sculptures : How to Make Clay Statues

Hi I am Chitrotpola Mukherjee from Art Space India and I am speaking on behalf of Expert Village. See, now I will show you how we can make different images, different statues from the dies. This is one. This is a very sweet owl. And she is always with Lakshmi, the goddess. And we have here a larger scale one and this is a tiny one which we have made because we are going to use it for different purpose

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How to Create And Cast Bronze Sculpture : Achieving Ideal Shape for a Bronze Sculpture

Hi, my name is Gary Mitnik, I’m a sculptor here in Sedona, Arizona and I’m here on behalf of Expert Village. Just when you think you might be finishing a piece up something catches your eye and you think, “oh that’s not right,”. You have to kind of keep going over things to make them right. Sometimes they’re never right. Sometimes they’re never finished. I’m actually trying to make this arm and the legs look a little more masculine. ‘Cause

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How to Make Clay Sculptures : How to Mold Terracotta Sculptures

Hi, I am Chitrotpola Mukherjee, speaking on behalf of Expert Village. I am from India. I want to show you another way of doing sculpture with clay. Take a mound of clay, the size will depend on what you want to make. Use your hands to prod and shape the clay into the shape you want. You continue pressing and molding the clay until the shape and size you desire has been attained. Your shape is complete and you are

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