An American Soldier by John Parsons

Commissioned by the City of Rose Hill Kansas as the centerpiece for their Veterans Memorial is this bronze sculpture by John Parsons titled "An American Soldier". The memorial will be located at the city building in Rose Hill, KS.

"An American Soldier" Completed sculpture in the patina room at Art Castings of Colorado.

"An American Soldier" Completed sculpture in the patina room at Art Castings of Colorado.

"An American Soldier" (Detail)

"An American Soldier" (Detail)

"An American Soldier" (Detail)

"An American Soldier" (Detail)

Patina Artist Nate Ford applying a hot wax finish to seal the patina.

Patina Artist Nate Ford applying a hot wax finish to seal the patina.

Patina Artist Nate Ford applies Ferric Nitrate patina to the sculpture.

Patina Artist Nate Ford applies Ferric Nitrate patina to the sculpture.

An American Soldier (Work in Progress Metal)

An American Soldier (Work in Progress Metal)

An American Soldier (Work in Progress Metal)

An American Soldier (Work in Progress Metal)

An American Soldier (Work in Progress Metal)

An American Soldier (Work in Progress Metal)

The Boys by John Parsons

Work in progress cowboy boot sculpture titled "The Boys" is off to the mold maker.

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

"The Boys" Work in Progress (Clay)

Rose Hill, KS Veterans Memorial by John Parsons

The clay sculpture for the Rose Hill, KS Veterans Memorial has been delivered to the mold maker for molding.From there the casting process will begin at Art Castings of Colorado. With an expected install in early summer of 2016.

Artist John Parsons with his sculpture titled "An American Soldier".

Artist John Parsons with his sculpture titled "An American Soldier".

Foundry Work at Art Castings of Colorado by John Parsons

Charlotte with Art Castings of Colorado metal chasing "Through the Woods" bronze wild turkey.

Charlotte with Art Castings of Colorado metal chasing "Through the Woods" bronze wild turkey.

Art Castings of Colorado's master patina artist Nate Ford applying Liver of Sulfur to the bronze.

Art Castings of Colorado's master patina artist Nate Ford applying Liver of Sulfur to the bronze.

Patina artist Chad Quam working on hen sculptures.

Patina artist Chad Quam working on hen sculptures.

Adding heat to aid reactions of  chemicals to bronze.

Adding heat to aid reactions of chemicals to bronze.

Nate applying highlights to the bronze.

Nate applying highlights to the bronze.

Completed Sculpture.

Completed Sculpture.

Another beautiful job! Heading for home!

Another beautiful job! Heading for home!