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 Streaking Santa

Bronze, 4-1/2" Tall. December 2009

Streaking Santa comes from a design that has been in my family for years.

The original was a thin, painted foam, free spirit about 12" tall created during

the streaking craze in the 70's. A small magnet was used to hold it to the

refrigerator or other metal surface.

I decided to make a more sturdy version in bronze. I made the pattern

as usual from clay. This was used to make a single mold to cast a less

fragile pattern from "pattern metal". Pattern metal is a mix of antimony, lead

and bismuth and melts at a very low temperature and is easy to cast.

From this pattern I made several of these guys for Christmas gifts for my family.

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Hand Crafted, Sand Cast Bronze and Aluminum
Gifts, Buckles, Medallions, Original Art, Reproductions,
Trailer Hitch Inserts and Custom Designs