Made from antique adding machine keys, vintage ceramic disk capacitors, vintage carbon comp resistors, antique typewriter parts and other misc. antiques.
“Black Forest Buddha” and “Balance Wheel Buddha” are finally complete and now available!
Black Forest Buddha (top) is made from antique clock parts, with vintage 8mm movie camera turret lenses, antique Italian brass chandelier parts, a very large antique copper soldering iron, small antique pocket watch gears, and hand carved wood rabbit and bird from an antique black forest cuckoo clock.
Balance Wheel Buddha (bottom) is made from antique clock parts, vintage camera lens, vintage glass indicator light lens, antique Italian brass chandelier parts, small antique pocket watch gears, and an antique brass claw foot.
“SPIKE” on display at the Jeanie Tengelson Gallery in Dix Hills, Feb. 18 – March 21. Come visit us at the opening reception, February 26, 1-3pm.
hope to see you there…
24″H x 11″W x 5″D
Commissioned by Sheri A., made from her father’s parts. He had owned a business telephone company back in the day, and had left her many bins full of old parts, vintage electronics, etc. She asked me to use them to create some masks using his parts, and Ben Grady is the first.
- Alligator clips
- Ceramic disk capacitors
- vintage camera lenses,
- cast metal eagle wing parts
- Antique brass lamp parts
- Hexagon key tags
- Vintage wood and horse hair brushes
- Vintage indicator light bulbs
There is an LED light inside one of his eyes, the last photo shows Ben with the LED turned on.