Research of subject and theme
Presentation to client of a detailed concept drawing (if required). We present to our potential clients related works of art and provide reference and testimonials. Based on our past works we enter into a design contract – 10% of the budget required.
We interview stakeholders and return with drawing and concepts. Once approved, we move to the sculpting phase – 1/3 of the budget required.
Presentation to client of the artwork in clay (the sculpture). Once the art work is in the clay stage and approval is given, we move into the mold making and casting phase- 2/3 of of the budget required.
After approval of the sculpture, casting begins
Artist’s involvement in all stages of foundry work. Remainder of balance paid in full upon completion of project.
Assistance with placement and installation of artwork as required by client. At this time, the sculpture will be ready for shipment or delivery. We offer art direction and advice on installation providing patterns if necessary to installer. Usually done by an onsite contractor. If you don’t have a contractor, our foundry can offer a quote for this service.
“This process and my availability and accessibility to the client, ensures that requirements for the project are met to the client’s satisfaction and within the project timeline.” – Rip Caswell