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CERAMIC
RESTORATION PROCESS

Sergio Bustamante

Two-Headed Cat

This two-headed, 60-pound Sergio Bustamante Cat was severely damaged in shipping. The large sculpture is 24 inches high by 36 inches wide and 16 inches deep, and it was a very difficult restoration.

For full-size image, please click on each picture.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    1

    Before

    Three legs were broken off, and many areas had to be rebuilt and reinforced.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    2

    Before

    Pictures 1, 2 and 3 show the damage.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    3

    Before

    This repair required precise attention to detail.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    4

    During

    One leg still needed to be attached. The other areas had to be rebuilt from the inside out.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    5

    During

    The entire sculpture then needed to be patched and sanded several times before painting as you can see here.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    6

    After

    The hands and fingers were completely restored. The painted finish is back to its original condition.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    7

    After

    The Cat was completely restored. Many hours of precision work went into repairing this large, heavy sculpture.

  • Sergio Bustamante Two-Headed Cat | Jeff Meyer Art | Ceramic Restoration

    8

    After

    Jeff repainted most of this piece by blending and intricately detailing many areas. 

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