I wanted to practice my values and I was trying to find the best line work for a sculpture of this magnitude. It seemed to be a successful art practice, as the artist Gerald Van Scyoc bought it a few hours after completion.
You should check out Gerald’s website. To me his work is steeped in mythology and the subconscious, combining craftsmanship with artistic sensibility.
Here is more info on the beautiful sculpture by Michelangelo, for those interested in art history: