My guest on the Thursday, November 4th, 2010 program at 3PM Pacific/6PM Eastern is sculptor, artist and metalsmith Chris Bridgland. Chris hails from 'down-under' and is just wrapping up a six month 'four corners' Kerouac-esque tour of the US on a BMW bike, with his wife and partner Wanda. Chris hit an amazing number of artists along the way. The 'manifest list' can be viewed via the 'Sandbox Mailing List ~ Members Web Sites;, here: http://prairieartmetal.com/url/index.html, also see Chris' blog here: http://motorcyclingaroundusa.blogspot.com/.
His bio reads: Chris Bridgland is a self taught sculptor, artist and blacksmith. He was born in Adelaide, Australia but now lives and works in Canberra. He began crafting small torsos from recycled car bodies in the mid 1990's, and has since expanded his range of subjects and media. He took up blacksmithing in 2004. While working with steel is his main focus, Chris has worked with other metals, wood, clay, mixed media, wearable art and digital i