Casting

Bronze Casting: How Nick’s Sculptures Are Cast

All Nick’s sculptures are cast in small limited editions of between 3 and 25, by Pangolin Editions Foundry, Chalford, Gloucestershire, chosen for their outstanding artistry, craftsmanship and commitment to quality. Pangolin cast each sculpture by hand, using the lost wax, or cire perdue casting method (with the exception of very large pieces which are cast using a hybrid, wax, sand, casting method). First used over 5500 years ago,  lost wax casting today remains essentially unchanged from lost wax casting in antiquity. It continues to be an enormously skilled and labour intensive process.

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Nick Bibby Casting Bronze Pour
Nick Bibby Casting Bronze Pour
Nick Bibby Casting Bronze Pour

Nick Bibby Sculpture Signature