Connections

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These are the parts of the main form for the new piece. I say main form because the piece will be an interaction between two forms.This is a device I have often thought of using but for some reason seem to shy away from.

The following shots show the process of fabricating the upper part of the smaller form.

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This photo shows a piece of annealed copper screwed two one side of the mould.

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Now it has been hammered around the form with a soft tipped hammer in order to shrink the copper around the form.

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The other side has been hammered round and the parts trimmed to fit with tinsnips.

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Here the pair are roughly assembled and their relationship is about to begin!

 

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