Custom Portrait Bust – Buffalo Soldier

This post is showing where I am so far on a 4 ft. tall Buffalo soldier sculpture made of foam and epoxy. I am using a hard foam coat on most of the non detailed parts and then epoxy clay (magic sculpt) on the detailed parts of the face.

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I started by laminating some rigid foam.

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Then I used my carving tools to carve out the form. edited530 edited531

Here, the foam coat is half finished…


Here is the epoxy clay…

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That’s all for now….   Thanks for looking!!