The feathers were forged from 14 gage mild steel, acid etched, patinated, and then clear enameled.
The final finish was done with two coats of clear enamel.
I like how the color comes up through the black.
The pedistal was delivered to the client and the Chief Joseph statue entilted "Freedom" rests comfortably.
Chief Joseph looks up at the eagle as it begins to take flight.
My camera phone picture doesn't do David Manuel's art justice.
Thank you R & C for believing in me and supporting my passion.