Hare & Carrot Weathervane – Chlumsky Residence
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Hare & Carrot design.
The design is transferred to the copper sheet then carefully cut out by hand.
The basic texture and body is simultaneous formed.
The parts are hand sculpted free form without molds. With the parts roughed out, Jon is now refining the shape.
Soldering the two halves of the body together.
The Hare is added to the arrow and is ready for the finishing touches.
Construction is done and now for the finish.
The completed Hare and Carrot Weathervane.
Jon is one of the world’s up and coming weathervane sculptors. His pieces are solid, beautiful examples of a traditional trade. His work often goes home with him as chasing has become a hobby for him. Jon usually handles the larger and more complex pieces.