These cars were built one at a time in the best Artisanal manner. It was an honor to be a part of the restoration/resurrection of this beautiful auto.
I'm currently exploring the use of resin and other materials. Lots of graphic possibilities
As it progresses it's good to stand back and look at the whole.
Beaumaniere limestone fountain, surface left intentionally rustic.
Our earthquake a few weeks ago knocked over more than wine bottles. This old beauty had minimal attachment and benign neglect keeping her upright, so over she went. We reattached the parts using stainless steel pins internally and color matched polyester resin glue. We then feathered in the surrounding patina to the cleaned joints. Within a year weather and lichen will do the rest.
Paying homage to the exhaust fans that make my life so much better on this gorgeous first day of Autumn.
All the wooden parts were replaced with the addition of the interior wood paneling, which replaced upholstered panels.
Forming a clear resin base for side tables