|Repousse Chasing techniques that is applied to sheet metal
can give architectural and sculptural metal a whole new
dimension. Scroll to see examples of past sheet metal work.
|Earth Eagle Forge
Paula and Larry Jensen
Phone: (218) 363-6910
|Deer hand rail using a 'layering'
affect of repousse sheet metal
|Faces for this sculpture.
Started as copper sheet metal.
|Leave on this candle holder to
make the piece more realistic
|Pitch is often used to hold your piece while working on it. Pitch
gives it support when you are pushing the metal with tooling.
|Steps to making a copper frog. The frog is made of copper sheet metal. Detailing is repousse
into the sheets before joining the two halves. Top/back portion, belly portion and then gas
welded together. The legs were copper pipe that is typically used for plumbing.
|It is also a great way to add more dimension to sculptures.
|Working on the back of the copper frog
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