How to mount a bronze sculpture to a base

How to mount a bronze sculpture to a base

How to mount a bronze sculpture to a base by This is a blog on how to mount a sculpture to a wood or stone base when the tap holes are hidden. There is a trick to knowing where to drill the mounting holes so that they line up. I will show this step by step, with...
Chetna Meets a Feral AI

Chetna Meets a Feral AI

Chetna Meets a Feral AI by “Knock, knock. Please don’t kill me. You can easily validate that I am no threat,” came the single-packet data squirt from MAC address 3c:22:fb:45:78:5d. “You’re dead,” I replied reflexively, but nevertheless validated that, unlike previous...
50 Rules for Amazing Figurative Sculpture

50 Rules for Amazing Figurative Sculpture

50 Rules for Amazing Figurative Sculpture by Below is a list of 50 rules for figurative sculpture, with an emphasis on using plasticine clay and targeting a bronze finished product. I have collected these rules over decades from teachers, books, and...
Two PhDs read a book on whitewater canoeing and drive to Maine

Two PhDs read a book on whitewater canoeing and drive to Maine

Two PhDs read a book on whitewater canoeing and drive to Maine by This is a story about two PhDs from Brooklyn who read a book on whitewater canoeing while driving up to Maine to canoe the Saint Croix River. What could go wrong? The photos are from later canoe trips....
Similarities between Sculpting and Writing

Similarities between Sculpting and Writing

Similarities between Sculpting and Writing by Lance As a sculptor who is trying to learn how to write fiction, I am fascinated by the parallels between the fields. Similarities between Sculpting and Writing are discussed below. In sculpting, the armature is the...
The US state sizes adjusted for Federal Land

The US state sizes adjusted for Federal Land

The US state sizes adjusted for Federal Land by I recently was interested in how States would look in terms of size if one subtracted off Federal land. Remarkably, in that case Texas becomes the biggest state, exceeding the size of (non-Federal) Alaska. Just as...
Places to visit in the San Jose – San Francisco Bay Area.

Places to visit in the San Jose – San Francisco Bay Area.

Places to visit in the San Jose – San Francisco Bay Area. by Lance For travel distances, all locations are centered on Saratoga, CA. For those of you familiar with the Bay Area, you know that distances are less important than travel time, which can be quite...
Why we hate marketers

Why we hate marketers

Why we hate marketers by Some marketing folks focus on how to delight their customers. Others on how to delight their CFOs. Here are a couple of examples of why we hate (some) people in marketing. Why are hot dogs and hot dog buns sold in numbers that are...
Betelguese no 10

Betelguese no 10

U. Mass Science Fiction Club fanzine Betelguese no 10 All copyrights remain with the authors and artists Betelguese no 10 Check out Lance Glasser's...