Blowtorch Sculpture

Cal Lane works specializes in making intricate patterns on everyday items – like car parts, oil tanks, and shovels – with a blowtorch. The patterns are inspired by traditional decorative art forms, such as tapestry, lace, and metal filigree. She says: “Like a Wrestler in a tutu, the absurdity of having opposing extremist stances is there for reaction and not rational understanding; the rational discussion arises in the search for how one thing defines the other by its proximity.” Continue reading for more examples.

Patterns Blowtorch Sculpture
Patterns Blowtorch Sculpture
Patterns Blowtorch Sculpture
Patterns Blowtorch Sculpture
Patterns Blowtorch Sculpture
Patterns Blowtorch Sculpture