Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Scrap Metal Creations of Wenda Vorce

Recycled art can take many forms but one of the most inventive is surely that of using scrap metal. Old car parts, bits of old machinery and twisted wiring can be the source of some incredible designs. One scrap metal … Continue reading

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The Garden Sculpture of Bruno Torfs

The unique garden sculptures of Bruno Torfs are inspired by his travels to some of the world’s most remote regions. His creations reside in an open garden, blending in seamlessly with the forest for an almost magical feel. Four years … Continue reading

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The Land Art of Richard Shilling

Richard Shilling is one of the better-known land artists in Britain. He creates sculptures from natural materials from around the site of where each sculpture is made. The works are intended to be gradually absorbed back into the landscape by … Continue reading

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The Chalk Horses of England

There can be few more striking sights than the giant horses carved into the hillside of the English landscape. Probably the best known of these is the Uffington White Horse, a prehistoric hill figure that extends to over 100 metres … Continue reading

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Designs in Wood

Robin Wood lives and works in East Lothian near Edinburgh, Scotland. He has always been interested in art and combines his natural talent with a background of working in conservation, woodland management and tree surgery. The main tool of his … Continue reading

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The Carved Tree

Paul Sivell is a self-taught artist from the Isle of Wight who specialises in wood sculpture. He often works from condemned, dead or dying trees. He is particularly keen to work on gnarled or twisted trees and recycle them rather … Continue reading

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The Twisted Hedge

Michelle Cain is an artist living in west Wales who specialises in willow sculptures of all shapes and sizes. Her work has been displayed at festivals and events across the UK and she is currently working on creating a giant … Continue reading

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The Willow Sculptures of Kim Creswell

Some of the most striking living sculptures are those of Somerset-based artist Kim Creswell. As well as being a fine sculptor, Kim also renovates beautiful traditional caravans but it is her willow sculptures that interest me the most. Willow sculptures … Continue reading

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