Family in Wagon Miniature Sculpture
 
Family in Wagon Miniature Sculpture

Utah State Folk Arts Collection

Metal

Not on View

1990

1990.08

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Man and woman sitting on seat of wagon. Man's head and torso are a ballpeen hammer head. The woman's dress is made of pipe joints. Her hat is the threaded end of a joint cut in half. A small girl is sitting in the back of the wagon. The green wagon is pulled by a light pink horse and a brown horse. The horses are made of ballpeen hammers. A black dog is running behind the wagon looking at a snake under the wagon. The dog's face is the threaded end of a bolt. The entire piece is attached to a black mount. After several years working as a cowboy, artist became a welder. His father had been the town blacksmith. He later used his skill to create art.