Story board sculptures are not only good for a student to understand the process of forging a particular item. They also educate the customer on the skill and patience that is needed to accomplish a project.
Here I’ve turned a story board sculpture into a business card holder that will sit on my display table.
“Do not try and bend the spoon, that’s impossible. Instead, only try to realize the truth…there is no spoon. Then you’ll see that it is not the spoon that bends, it is only yourself.“―Spoon Boy (The Matrix)
It’s fun to re-create eating utensils from centuries ago.
I’m teaching a fork and spoon class in a couple weeks at the newly founded Pine to Prairie Folk School, so I’m doing my due diligence and making a bunch to get my technique down.