The identification of copper casting handicrafts is mainly divided into three aspects: 1. Workmanship 2. Modeling 3. Raw materials. The copper crafts before the wartime period were all bronzes made of copper-tin-lead alloys. The greater the tin content, the lighter the gray color of the copper. The bronze wares from the Shang to the Warring States period were pure in copper and rarely contained sand. The bronze wares of the Song Dynasty were composed of copper, tin, lead and a small amount of zinc, and the copper color was yellow to reddish. In the Ming and Qing Dynasties, the cast copper handicrafts contained less tin, and more and more lead and zinc components were copper-colored and yellowish.
1. Of course, no matter what we do, our first step must be to collect materials, take a picture of the bronze sculpture style we want, and then make a 1:1 mud draft to prepare for our qualitative preparation, and then we need to base it on the basis of our needs. Enlarged manuscript for revision. Then remake the mold.
First of all, Chinese copper handicrafts are widely distributed and of high quality. The most concentrated area of unearthed copper handicrafts in China is the Central Plains, but its distribution range is far beyond the Central Plains. Copper handicrafts have been found in the northeast, northwest, Bashu, Lingnan and even Tibet and fishing islands in the East China Sea. These copper handicrafts are vivid and exquisite in shape, with different styles, showing their own different artistic styles. For all kinds of copper handicrafts, the caster accurately adjusts the ratio of copper to tin according to different hardness requirements, so that the quality of the utensils is excellent, which is beyond the reach of foreign copper handicraft castings.
Copper handicrafts have a long history in my country. It is both a difficult technology and an art. Handicrafts have certain ornamental value and commemorative value. With the development of society, people have higher and higher demand and requirements for sculpture. It is mainly a handicraft product, that is, a product made by hand-processing raw materials or semi-finished products, and is a general term for a group of valuable works of art. It includes many types, including lacquerware, pottery, porcelain, folk crafts, wood carving crafts, birch bark crafts, wheat straw crafts, Shiwan dolls and so on. The source of handicrafts and life, but they create a value higher than life. It is the crystallization of the wisdom of the people, fully reflects the creativity and artistry of human beings, and is a priceless treasure for human beings. Today, I will share with you the characteristics of copper handicraft ornaments and how to maintain copper handicrafts.
Pure copper handicraft sculptures are very beautiful and have different shapes, but what is the production process of pure copper handicraft sculptures? There are many different manufacturers for the production of pure copper handicraft sculptures, and their casting methods are also different. The following Luoyou decoration designers gave us a detailed introduction through the following links.