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Gargoyle Wing in Wax, half the mold has been pulled off.
Here you see the head on a wax cup,
Wax Gates, are holding the head to the cup.
Its hard to see, but in the back of the head,
there is a wax bar, that runs to the bottom of the cup.
After ceramic shell is built up, it will be fired.
Hung upside down,This will be a vent.
to allow the air to escape and…
The bronze to flow.
Hand Has Been Dipped into Slurry,
Then Rolled in Silica Sand,
About three times to get it to this step.
the tubes are inside to help
The slurry dry between coats.