All posts for the month August, 2017

Demonstration: The Art of Patina

Patina is a classic sculptural technique used on many works at GFS to create colorful effects on metal. In celebration of Grounds For Sculpture’s 25th anniversary, join us for this demonstration led by Trenton-based artist Autin Wright, Technical Supervisor for Paint and Patina at The Seward Johnson Atelier. Wright will demonstrate a range of patina […]

Autin Wright and D.J. Haslett Among “Up-and-Coming Artists” Chosen to Perform in Singer/Songwriter Showcase

Local Alternative Artists Perform Blues & Soft Rock Medley at WwacFest Summer Musical Festival Trenton, NJ – “Up-and-Coming Artists” Autin Wright and D.J. Haslett were among several local musicians chosen to feature their talents during the Singer/Songwriter Showcase of the West Windsor Arts Council (Wwac) Summer Musical Festival on August 5th. Performing under the name […]

Exploring Patination & Paint Treatments

Autin Wright, head of the department of Patination and Paint at Seward Johnson’s studio in New Jersey will give a technical demonstration and talk about how the surface treatments of the sculptures impact their presence. The presentation will include a “cold patina” process using simple chemistries to illustrate how metals react to create coloration. Mr. […]