Sundries - Metal Mantis - Colby Brinkman

Art for Days

BY ROBERT FAIRES, NOVEMBER 13, 2009, ARTS

In the immortal words of Chief Brody, you are going to need a bigger boat.To wrangle this year’s East Austin Studio Tour, you’re gonna need Noah’s frickin’ ark.

John Gray and Colby Brinkman show a clay and metal collaboration step by step. At Clayworks Studio/Gallery, Gray will throw and decorate a large bowl and finish and trim a previously thrown bowl; then at Austin Metal Authority, Brinkman will use bending and welding and hammering to fabricate a metal stand for the bowl, which will serve as a birdbath.

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