Carrara Marble, Cast Bronze Statuary, Fiberglass Statuary, and Wood Carved Statues
Jim Egan has over 35 years of experience working directly with Italy finest artist for new statuary in wood carving, solid Carrara marble, cast bronze and selected models in fiberglass.
Carrara marble is found only in the marble quarries of Carrara Italy. It is the same high quality marble quarries used by Michelangelo over 500 years ago. Memorial Carrara marble statues will stand for centuries.
Cast Bronze Statuary:
Cast bronze statuary is custom created by an artist using the lost-wax process, also called cire-perdue. This lost wax method of metal casting is the same method that has been used for thousands of years. Cast Bronze memorial statues will have unmatched strength and durability for centuries.
Fiberglass statues are fabricated by the Demetz studio using their wood carved statues for the fiberglass mold. The advantage of a fiberglass statue is the cost is a saving over wood carved statue. There is a limited number of saints and sizes available.
Wood Carved Statues:
Wood carved statues are beautiful in their colors and details features. Each statue is hand painted or stained if requested. PEMA Studio and Demetz Studio. Custom sizes are available to meet the requirements of each church. Wood carved statues should only be used in an indoor setting or in a protected setting on the exterior.