The Rare One-of-A-Kind Bronze

In an earlier blog I described what limited and open editions mean. They are the two most common bronze sculpture types.

Today I want to tackle a more unusual topic!

In the world of bronze the rarest type you’ll find is a one-of-a-kind sculpture. This means there is only one of that particular sculpture in existence, making it […]

By |July 7th, 2019|0 Comments

The Lost Wax Bronze Casting Process Explained

The “Lost Wax” bronze casting method dates back centuries to ancient Chinese, Indian, Greek and Egyptian cultures. And though the technique has evolved, it’s still much like it was in ancient times.

Bronze is the most popular metal for cast sculptures due to its strength, lack of brittleness, and expanding/shrinking properties throughout the casting process. Bronze alloys also allow for very detailed […]

By |July 27th, 2016|0 Comments

So What Is a Limited-Edition Bronze?

I find that even collectors of bronze can be unclear about how editions work. Here I’ll pull back the curtain on the bronze industry a little and give you some key vocabulary to understand what you’re seeing here and at other sculpture sites.

You’ll find a nice video on the process of how bronze sculptures are made right here, so I […]

By |July 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Bronze Gift Ideas for Your 8th Wedding Anniversary

Wedding Anniversary Gift - Bronze Proposal Dog Sculpture

I’m sure there are plenty of you out there who, like me, struggle to find anniversary gifts that are unique yet meaningful to your lasting love and relationship. Traditionally, the 8th wedding anniversary is commemorated by gifts of bronze or pottery. Who knew?

The 8th may not get as much […]

By |May 25th, 2016|0 Comments

My Favorite Scottish Terrier Sites & Products

Scottish Terrier Products & Facts

As a lover of Scottish Terriers, I wanted to give my list of sites, products and accounts to follow for all things Scottish Terrier!

Dogtime.com – This is just an amazing site with very in-depth information on over 100 breeds. They have resources for dog health, training, how-to’s, product […]

By |January 25th, 2016|0 Comments

4 Things All Bronze Collectors Should Know

Bronze’s durable beauty makes it unique among artistic media. But not all bronzes are created equal. There’s a lot of variation out there and it pays to know what you’re looking at and what you’re investing in.

I’ve found there are four common characteristics of lost-wax bronze that are worth keeping in mind. We came up with a handy little acronym for thinking about bronze quality: […]

By |January 11th, 2015|0 Comments