Contributed by PNWS sculptor Patrick Gracewood Creating commercial sculpture means making art that works within the requirements, deadlines and budget of your client. I was approached by the Oregon Association of Nuseries to work with landscape designer Iftikhar Ahmed to create two large relief sculpture for the Farwest Show. The relief panels needed to be large [...]
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The Maiden Foundry had quite a challenge last year fabricating 4 huge umbrellas for Providence Hospital in Portland Oregon. The proposed Umbrellas were to be 10 feet in diameter and over 12 feet high. The idea was to be simple, just weld together the eight pedals and form an Umbrella canopy from sheet bronze. Then [...]