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Wall Sculpture Jig

metal wall sculptures

Wall Sculpture Jig
from Rockler

I’ve discovered a wall sculpture jig that has elevated the precision of my wall sculpture layouts to a new level.

I was first drawn to studying the Kreg jigs, then found the Rockler catalog online and saw that this jig would be better.

Water Jet Cutting

water jet cutting

Water Jet Cut Squares

Introduction

see update below October 2011

I used to only use thin copper laminated to 1/2″ plywood for my wall sculptures because I knew I could cut it myself with a scroll saw. At the time, my concept of an artist required me to do everything myself, which precluded my having someone else do my cutting for me. This was when I was just starting with my wall sculpture puzzle designs in 2000. I cut all my copper-wood laminates by hand with a scroll saw and as thin a blade as possible.

Wall Sculpture

wall sculpture

Santa Jose, CA
corporate office art

This stair-step aluminum wall sculpture was recently shipped to Creative Metal Products in San Jose, CA. The owner was a great pleasure to work with. Here’s what he wrote: “We received the sculpture safely and it looks perfect! Attached is a picture file of the sculpture in our office. It’s been a fun experience in that the piece is just right in all respects, and you’ve been good to work with.