Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards Denver Comicon - Pop Culture Classroom
Here is a short, one and a half minute video showing the making of The Flight of Saga, from sculpting the original, through the processes of mold making, wax pouring and dressing, bronze chasing and patina.
Excellence in Graphic Literature Mosaic Award
Excellence in Graphic Literature
Book of the Year Award
The original sculpt, created in Chavant's Le Beau Touche oil-based clay, plaster and Castilene wax clay
The waxes for all the awards, prior to being sent to the foundry for casting.
The bronze parts after casting and before welding
Parts are welded together. Now we will chase the bronzes and prep them for patina
Patina for Mosaic Award in process
Detail of patinated base and tree trunk
Excellence in Graphic Literature Medallion of Accomplishment