The rods are all bent and welded thanks to the marvelous and wonderful Will Gill. They are forming an elegant topographical map on the studio floor:
It will be Tuesday before we’re able to fully secure the frame together, so this weekend is full of maquette-making and test suspensions.
This past couple weeks has been an uphill battle against illness and today was no exception. I got to the studio very tired and a bit demoralized. But then the sun began to shine in through the tall windows and illuminate the space and totally dazzled me. I had a cup of coffee and remembered how exciting it is to be here and the rest of the day was a breeze.
For good measure: a Portrait of the Artist in Studio