Processional Cross

Processional Cross.  17″ x 24″ x 96″.  Mild steel, Gilder’s Paste finish.  Main bars are 5/16″ square, and there are roughly 40 forge-welds in this project.  The French repousse” process was used to make the fleur-de-lis, rosettes, and button husks.  The 43″ tubular staff lifts off the base for processions.  made for St. peter’s Lutheran […]

"Console Table 2015" by Dan Nauman

The debut of “Console Table 2015” was last evening, at an event entitled, “Artist Bike Night” at the “Iron Horse Hotel” in Milwaukee, WI.  I was invited to exhibit there along with three other artists.  I must have seen over three hundred bikes…mainly Harley-Davidsons.  It was an enjoyable, and LOUD, evening. This piece, 16 x […]

Recent Metal Sculpture by Dan Nauman

Dan Nauman, owner and president of Bighorn Forge, Inc., recently participated in the “Fine Furnishings Show” at the “Harley-Davidson Museum” in Milwuakee, WI.  Above is a recent sculpture, entitled, “Nude with Towel”. 6″ x 14-1/2″ x 24″.  Mild steel.   Below are two more, “Sculpture #15“, and “Sculpture #16” respectively.  “Sculpture #15”.  7″  x 8-1/2″ x […]

Forged Gates and Archways by Dan Nauman

Selected forged gates and archways designed and created by Dan Nauman.  The above gate won a silver medal from the “National Ornamental and Miscellaneous Metals Association” (NOMMA) in 2007.  Below is a detail image. The above driveway gate at “Lynden Sculpture Garden” in Milwuakee, won a bronze medal from NOMMA in 2013.  Below are detail […]

Forged Fireplace Crane, and Firescreens by Dan Nauman

                                                                                                                    Fireplace crane. Private residence, West Bend, WI.     Here are selected forged, and fabricated fireplace screens, and one forged fireplace crane, designed and created by Dan Nauman.