The fumed patina gives a lovely turquoise on the bronze.
It is the first time that these sculptures from my portfolio on the underwater theme have been cast in bronze. They were previously copper-nickel cast.
Cheetah barely touches the ground as if flying, a dreamlike image in bronze, with much underlying tension and dynamic movement.
Cheetah in mid flight
Cheetah being inspected by Meph’s our studio cat..
Pics by; Jaques Ensink
The Running Warthog Maquette has been one of my favorite Characters, and here he is as ballsy as ever, larger and more feisty because pigs are pigs..
Pigs are pigs! Still running, ‘though long in the tooth…he’s a ballsy one…
Medium: wax for Bronze in the studio
Goldfish, liberated from his bowl. The beginning of the journey. In recognition of the larger Goldfish Bowl and spontaneous growth.
Eurathane for bronze
The little Barn Owl has diamonds set in its eyes, he sees and hears all from his perch. Mephistopheles is our whiskered studio cat, such an idiosyncratic fellow, with prominent whiskers and a flick in his tail…
My latest comissioned work cast in bronze…
Owl sits on the rim of the moon when viewed from the Pussycats perspective..
The Owl and Pussycat stare into one-anothers eyes with affection and longing…they are joined by a surreal umbilical chord that becomes a moon, adjoining the earth and the heavens.
Size: 450B/ 720W/ 1520mmH
Base size: 100/400/400mm