In Russia there is a company that produces various prizes, cups, gifts and awards. Their products are worth seeing. Let's see today how they make such a guy. It's a bodybuilding prize, in fact.
It should be noticed that the guy is not from bronze. Such kind of bronze replica. Plastic guy painted like bronze.
A sculptor has to make a model like this first. It's a plaster model of a future figure.
It will serve for a cast making. From technical plasticine they make a secant surface.
It's done to make the cast consist of two separating parts letting the model out if opened.
The plaster model ready for the cast making.
Various specks and plasticine crumbs are to be prevented from being on the cast. They will cause defects.