Wednesday, 23 October 2013
Sculpture I am working on
I have to research Geodesic domes!
I chanced upon this inspirational web site that got me playing with skewers:
Except I wanted something more permanent than lollies.
Here is my version:
It took a few days to make, but it was invaluable exercise in order to fully understand principals, components and sizes. Making a 3D model and having it in front of me is totally different than looking at the drawings.
To get a better idea of size of this dome, here it is on my table:
It is quite large, but awesome. I want to keep it, but it takes so much space....
Now I have to figure out how to translate it into clay.