• 2P-CAT Precision Paper Cutting Assist Tool

      Description: Invented by Allen Eckman, this tool is the instrument by which Allen and Patty use to preform the precision cuts in their stunning cast paper sculptures to create all the wonderful detail. It easily mounts to almost any … Continue reading

  • Eckman Method® Accessories and Miniatures DVD

    Description: This DVD shows how Allen Eckman creates step-by-step the items shown in the photograph below: The buffalo skull, the bow and arrows, the Sharps carbine, the knife and sheathe, quiver with bowcase and feathers. This is a high level … Continue reading

  • Your Molds and the Eckman Method® 5 DVD Set

    By ordering  the “Your Molds and the Eckman Method®” 5 DVD Set  you get 9 hours and 18 minutes of hard hitting instruction and information  (no tools or materials are included). The “Your Molds and the Eckman Method® Economy Kit”, is … Continue reading

  • Your Molds and the Eckman Method® Ecomomy Kit

    Save money by ordering the “Your Molds and the Eckman Method®” Economy Kit The Economy Kit is for advanced artists who want learn about and to try the medium on a small project.  If completing a large project is the requirement … Continue reading

  • Plastic Sculpture Tool Set

     Description: This plastic set of  12 sculpture tools is ideal for casting and sculpting small delicate areas of  your work.  Measuring approximately 5.5″ to 7.5″ in length the tools bend to ad tourk and pressure but do not brake.  These … Continue reading

  • Large Paddle Burnisher Sculpture Tool

    Description: This tool is approximately one and one half inches wide and ten and one half inches high and is one of the official tools designed and used by the Eckmans.  It is an ideal tool for sculpting and hard … Continue reading

  • Long Sculpture Tools and Burnisher Set

    Description: This set of ten 8″ boxwood sculpture tools and burnishers are identical to the ones Allen and Patty Eckman use to sculpt and burnish their sculptures. These long 8″ tools are ideal for hard burnishing to smooth the paper wet … Continue reading

  • Short Sculpture Tools and Burnisher Set

    Description: This short handled set of ten 6″ boxwood sculpture tools and burnishers are like the ones Allen and Patty Eckman use to sculpt and burnish their sculptures. A good set of sculpture tools and burnishers are of great benefit in learning … Continue reading

  • Three Coups-Bust Project Lesson™ for Advanced Artists

    Three Coups-Bust Project Lesson™ for Advanced Artists in the Eckman Method®” program.  This project lesson will allow advanced artists to recreate the “Three Coups” bust Allen created in the photo shown below.  The kit has a 1/3 life-size “Human Male Bust … Continue reading

  • The Rose: Project Lesson Level One

    This Deluxe Kit contains all the tools needed for this project lesson, as well as the other Patty’s Flowers® beginning level kits (e.g. Daisies and Butterflies). The step-by-step DVD enables artists to not only learn the Eckman Method®, but to end up with a beautiful, … Continue reading

  • Daisies and Butterflies: Project Lesson Level One

    The Deluxe Kit contains all the tools needed for this project lesson, as well as the other Patty’s Flowers® Beginning Level Kits (e.g. The Rose Kit, etc.). The step-by-step DVD enables artists to not only learn the Eckman Method®, but also to accomplish a … Continue reading

  • Your Molds and the Eckman Method® Deluxe Kit

    Save over $100 by ordering  the “Your Molds and the Eckman Method®” Deluxe Kit The complete kit includes DVD Instruction, tools, bonding agent, EFA Hard Paper and Board, EFA Soft Paper, casting pulp and 35 miniutes of consultation time. Watch … Continue reading

  • Carved Buffalo Pipe Kits-Project Lesson for Advanced Artists

    Deluxe Kit features step-by-step DVD instruction, and comes with the “Official EFA Tool Set” Learn with the Eckman Method® cast paper sculpture. This is an advanced kit to learn cast paper sculpture. It is ideal for wood carvers. The results of your work … Continue reading

  • Cast Buffalo Pipe Kits- Project Lesson for Intermediate to Advanced Artists

    Deluxe Kit features step-by-step DVD instruction, and comes with the “Official EFA Tool Set”. To assist you in learning the Eckman Method®, cast paper sculpture. This is an intermediate to advanced kit. The result you will achieve is a life-size buffalo pipe.  With this kit, … Continue reading

  • Starter Casts:™ Bears

    Description: This (1/6 life-size) Starter Cast™ of an adult Bear and a bear cub can be used for many different bear species, by simply altering the cast (using Eckman Method® techniques). Note: All Starter Casts™ are simply shaped life forms … Continue reading

  • Buffalo Pipe YouTube Video

         Click on “Buffalo Pipe YouTube Video”  (above in blue) and watch this inspiring video on the Native American Indian pipe and how you can create your own life-size beautiful buffalo pipe like you see here with a “Buffalo … Continue reading

  • Humming Bird- Starter Casts™

    These petite Starter Casts™ produce a life-size humming bird sculpture. The casts are body and wing base, so the bill and wing feathers are hand-sculpted. Patty Eckman has made hundreds of different humming bird pieces from these Starter Casts™ . Project … Continue reading

  • Cow, Steer and Bull- Starter Cast™

    This Starter Cast™ can be a cow, steer or bull.  It can be an African water buffalo, a dairy cow, a brahma bull, longhorn (as shown below), or any similar hoofed animal, simply by altering the cast. In the finished … Continue reading

  • Buffalo Skull- Starter Casts™

    These Starter Casts™ come in five scales, ranging from one-sixth to life-size. This is a very challenging sculpture to do. We recommend the “Buffalo Skull Project Lesson”™ as a good starting point. They are all sheet-casted, a process that is … Continue reading

  • Buffalo Head- Starter Casts™

    Buffalo Head- Starter Casts™ (one-sixth life-size scale) range from a large bull to a small calf, in five different sizes. All but the large bull were originally sculpted and molds made for Starter Casts™ for Allen and Patty’s monumental sculpture … Continue reading

  • Mountain Lion- Starter Cast™

    These one-sixth life-size Starter Casts™ of an adult mountain lion and cub can be used for many different cat species, by simply altering the cast (using Eckman Method® techniques). Note: All Starter Casts™ are simply shaped life forms with minimal detail and … Continue reading

  • Horse-Starter Casts™

    Horse Starter Casts™ are currently available in two scales: one-quarter and one-sixth life-size.  Allen has created all the horse sculptures with and without riders.  Over the years, Allen’s pieces have been created from the very same casts as these Starter … Continue reading

  • Buffalo-Starter Casts™

    Buffalo Starter Casts™ (one-sixth life-size scale) range from a large bull, to a small calf, available in five different sizes. All but the large bull were originally sculpted from molds made for Starter Casts™ for Allen and Patty’s monumental sculpture … Continue reading

  • EFA Pulp Paper Blankets

    These special processed EFA Pulp Paper Blankets have a variety of uses from mold casting, to freehand sculpting and covering.  It comes in wet layers so it can be peeled as thick as any artist desires.  When the EFA Bonding … Continue reading

  • Acid Free Cotton Sheets

    Like the acid-free Bender Board, this special, non-processed paper is for filling and covering. It is softer and its application differs from that of Bender Board. It is designed to cover large open areas (e.g. relief backgrounds) to keep the … Continue reading

  • Acid Free Bender Board

    These are special, non-processed, acid-free boards to fill, cover, and roll for EFA Starter Cast™ applications and are easily covered with EFA soft papers.  Its special applications are covered and illustrated in many of the EFA videos, and are also … Continue reading

  • EFA Semi-Hard and Leather Paper

    These fine art sheets are for detailing and creating certain effects (e.g. the EFA hard paper). These special sheets are used for clothing, grass, leather items, etc.  The paper is a little more pliable and more absorbent than the hard … Continue reading

  • Learn Cast Paper Sculpture with the Eckman Method®

    What is Eckman Method®? The Eckman Method® is the trademarked name for Allen and Patty Eckman’s educational services, including: conducting classes in workshops; DVD and other course materials in the field of creating cast paper sculptured art, and distributing course materials in connection … Continue reading

  • EFA Drying Stands

    These special drying stands make it possible for artists to dry their works while in progress. The open-air, grid design allows for even and consistent drying. The adjustable legs allow for flexibility in height. Small Drying Stand- 6.5”x 10.5” Large … Continue reading

  • Human Children Figure-Starter Casts™

    Description: Available for sale are one-sixth life-size and one-quarter life-size children Starter Casts™ (in three different ages and sizes). They’re ready  to be transformed into any body or any thing the artist desires.  The dry and hard casts are in halves (front … Continue reading

  • Elk-Starter Casts™

    Description: Available for sale are two one-sixth life-size elk Starter Casts.™ We offer both a larger male elk bull and a smaller female elk cow casts (cow not shown).  The dry and hard casts are in halves (front and back) in … Continue reading

  • Human Female Figure-Starter Casts™

    Description: Available for sale is one-sixth life-size to one-half life-size human female Starter Casts, ™ in four different scales. Each can be transformed into any body or any thing the artist desires.  The dry and hard casts are in halves (front … Continue reading

  • Human Male Figure-Starter Cast™

    Description: Available for sale are one-sixth life-size to life-size human male Starter Casts, ™ in five different scales. Each can be transformed into any body or any thing the artist desires.  The dry and hard casts are in halves (front and back) … Continue reading

  • Tuck-Tool Burnisher

    This special tool is a proprietary design invented by Allen Eckman. As such, it is an official EFA tool manufactured by, and available only through, Eckman Fine Art™.  Each of these durable tools is made individually, by hand. The tool … Continue reading

  • EFA Hard Paper and Board

    EFA Hard Paper and Board is acid-free and museum quality for sculpting with the Eckman Method®.  That means the sculptures will not yellow or deteriorate over time, as long as the paper is not contaminated. Keeping hands, working surfaces and … Continue reading

  • EFA Soft Paper- Bulk Rate Orders

    Get more paper and maximum value for your money with bulk orders. EFA Soft Paper is acid-free and museum quality for sculpting.  That means the sculptures will not yellow or deteriorate over time, as long as the paper is not … Continue reading

  • EFA Soft Paper Sheets

      Description: EFA Soft Paper is acid-free, museum quality and designed specifically for sculpting.  Due to its patented process, sculptures will not yellow or deteriorate over time, as long as the paper is not contaminated. Keeping hands, working surfaces and … Continue reading

  • Human Female Bust-Starter Cast™

    Description: One-third life-size female bust Starter Cast™ can be transformed into any body or any thing the artist desires.  Allen and Patty have done a number of sculptures from this Starter Cast™.  Casts include eyeballs, ears and torso. The 1/3 … Continue reading

  • Human Male Bust-Starter Cast™

    Description: This one-third life-size male bust Starter Cast™ is designed to be transformed into any body or any thing the artist desires.  Allen has done a number of portraits as well as cowboys, indians, Civil War figures and more, from … Continue reading

  • EFA Official Wire, Rod and Tube Set

    Description: Wire, rod and tubes tools are important for rolling paper on in a number of applications (ranging from flow stems to rifle barrels).  They are all about 18” long and are in graduated thicknesses. Sizes: 1/32”- 1/16” - 3/32” - 1/8” - 5/32” - … Continue reading

  • EFA Official Awl and Brush Set

    Description: Use the very same types of quality tools you see Allen and Patty using in their videos. This set includes: 6 awls, 12 brushes and 6 stick stools. A good set of awls and brushes is required to perfect the … Continue reading

  • Official EFA Sculpture Stands

    Description: These specially designed sculpture stands are unique to Eckman Fine Art (EFA) and were designed by Allen Eckman. 1. Relief Sculpture Swivel Stand- Ideal for working on relief sculptures.  The pre-drilled holes are for temporarily mounting your sculpture while … Continue reading

  • Official EFA Tool Set

      Set Includes: Two Special Drying Stands- These stands make it possible for artists to dry their works in-progress on all sides, due to the open-air grid design and adjustable height legs. Small Drying Stand- 6.5”x 10.5” and Large Drying Stand- … Continue reading

  • Premium Acrylic Box- Patty’s Flowers

    Description: Protect your beautiful creation with this specially-designed, clear acrylic box. It fits Patty’s Flowers® beginning level creations. The acrylic box comes with a tube insert in a black PVC base, like the Patty’s Flowers® white PVC sculpture stand base. Under … Continue reading

  • Starter Casts Blog™

    Explanation Page For advanced artists who have never attempted the Eckman Method®, we strongly suggest buying and viewing our “Creating Prairie Edge Hunt” DVD or an animal Project Lesson™ together with, or before purchasing, any Starter Cast™. Starter Cast”™ is … Continue reading

  • EFA Bonding Agent

    The acid-free EFA Bonding Agent is a companion to all the EFA handmade fine art hard paper and board, soft sculpture papers and Starter Casts™. It is odorless, nontoxic and completely safe.  Although it can be glue, it really works … Continue reading