During this process, the sculptor has regular contacts
with colleagues from the mould, casting and painting
departments to make sure that later on the figurine
can be fitted together and painted.
Besides special metal
modelling tools, selfmade wooden instruments are also
used. With the help of dividers, proportions and measurements
are exactly maintained.
By the time the clay
model is ready, the sculptor has reworked every detail
several times. This very accurate work takes several