this urn was for howard. according to his wife, he knew no strangers and certainly did not fit any molds. she liked the idea of him not even fitting inside his urn; thus the walls of the urn are busted out with howard there to greet the world.
picture: attaching the torn walls
getting the gesture of the figure
making the baseball-type hat that was always on his noggin
fitting/attaching the hat to the arm as well as to the body
fitting figure--to be attached later-- to the cylinder
cylinder with requested finish (tinted urethane)
welding/attaching figure without burning the paint job