Four Seasons - cast paper design by Kevin Dyer
Four Beautiful little trees, each inspired by its own season, Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter.
Frame Dimensions 16" x 16"
Paper casting is to me the perfect medium. It allows me to use almost every skill set. A typical piece begins as a drawing or two. Then I sculpt it in wax. This is a long refining process and often the image sculpted is far different from the drawing. Then I build a dam around the wax and pour a rubber mold directly off the surface. A casting is made by pressing the wet cotton pulp into the mold and extracting the water. Then I finish the surface.
While every piece that emerges from the mold is about the same, no two are really painted the same. Maybe I would if I could, but the painting process is always in flux. I am always experimenting with ways of mixing colors or washes and hard edges or new pigments. I spend about 75% of my time with the painted finishes.
About Mat Options
All Mats are acid-free and this work includes the mat of your choice. See the pictures above to select your mat. Your piece will be painted to best match your mat.
About Frame Options
The frame dimensions are 16" x 16"
Just the acid-free mats - No Frame.
Black Frames are matte black anodized aluminum frames.
All Order is the continental U.S. placed by 12/17 should arrive in time for Christmas.
Each piece is hand made, hand-painted and there is a only 1 to 2 molds for each piece. These are not mass produced!! Please allow up to 7 days to ship, however in most cases items do ship in less than 3 days. If you need the item by a certain date please let me know and I will do everything I can to accommodate.
I guarantee complete satisfaction on every piece. In the rare event that something is not satisfactory please contact me and I will exchange or refund. I can only refund to the original purchaser, I will only exchange items received as gifts.
Apr 29, 2020
This piece is perfect. It is a gift for my friend for her birthday. She has been looking at your stuff for years. So, thought this year was a perfect time to get her this piece. I had to open the package and see it and I love it. I know my friend will be overjoyed!
Dec 17, 2017
Beautiful work! Shipped quickly, packed safely and securely . Thank you.
Mar 27, 2017
I purchased the trees 4 seasons cast paper for my husband's birthday & he loved it. We had recently seen this artist's work at an Irish festival in MD. It was received in great condition & very quickly. Thank you!