Artly, Calipers

Artly, Calipers

Making assemblage Art often involves taking apart everyday things, a dis-assembly.

To me, assemblage is sculpture. And the tools may come from anywhere, like Vernier calipers.

The work on the bench needed a slightly complex shape to more finish the design.

I measured the weld-ment, the incomplete sculpture, with the calipers.

Next, I marked the “stock”, or source material.

Then, I made the cuts and trimmed a bit, enough to confirm my imperfections.

I thought how fortunate I had been since the newly created piece was so close to the desired shape.

The use of production tools is the largest positive factor in my Art.

Art on,

c. Lemuel

13 February 2019

*Pierre Vernier

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