PETER PAN COPPER WEATHERVANE

Peter Pan
Peter Pan

First sculpt in clay. A plaster cast will be taken and soft sheet copper hammered into the cast to copy the clay sculpture.

Peter Pan
Peter Pan

Peter's face and shoulders emerge, embossed in copper, after repeated, controlled hammering into the plaster cast.

Peter Pan Weathervane
Peter Pan Weathervane

A skeleton of copper tubing gives structure and strength to the slender sculpture.

Peter Pan Weathervane, Lead weights
Peter Pan Weathervane, Lead weights

Ingots of lead are cast to to counterbalance the weathervane to ensure that it turns freely in the wind.

Peter Pan Weathervane
Peter Pan Weathervane
Peter Pan
Peter Pan

The completed weathervane.

Peter Pan Weathervane. Copper Globe
Peter Pan Weathervane. Copper Globe

Peter stands on a rugby ball.

Weathervane Copper Goose
Weathervane Copper Goose
Weathervane Compass Points
Weathervane Compass Points