A selection of short film clips and images of studio processes, using self-built or improvised tools and methods. Initially filmed for the purposes of Instagram, these have become an extensive ongoing archive of studio developments. A comprehensive edit of these clips is available at the bottom of the page in the film Methods 2016-2020. (8min 34sec)
Cement Mixer Powered Winding Machine
Sliced Spindle winding
Bookmatched Slab Sawing
Plaster and thread piping for bookmatching
Base coat for Large Flask
Potters Wheel Winder
Water carving plaster and thread
Cement Mixer Chainsaw Lathe
Beginning with early experiments using a potters wheel and a cement mixer to wind thread onto sculptures, the film follows my journey through the development of machinery, materials, and techniques.
8 mins 34 secs.