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Busy summer at the Ecoarts studio

The wire horse has been completed and work has started on another wooden horse. The latest wooden horse is made from branches left behind at the Frugaldom project,  formerly felled forestry land which is now being rejuvenated. Detail of the latest … Continue reading

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Wire horse set to join Frugaldom project

The latest sculpture to be completed by Ecoarts is a wire horse for the Frugaldom project in Dumfries & Galloway. The horse has been made largely from old chicken wire which has been recycled after taking down some old chicken … Continue reading

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Making the Frugaldom Unicorn

This Unicorn has been made by Ecoarts entirely out of discarded wood and now has centre stage at the Frugaldom project. The head and neck of the unicorn in the early stages. The pieces are carefully positioned and screwed together to … Continue reading

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Mare and Foal wooden sculptures

Wooden sculptures of a mare and foal created from recycled branches and sticks from old felled woodland. The materials were left to rot on the site of the Frugaldom project, once harvested as a woodland. The first Ecoarts wooden horse … Continue reading

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The Galloway Horse at Frugaldom

This gallery contains 11 photos.

My latest project is a sculpture of a rearing horse that is being created to commemorate the historic importance of the long forgotten Galloways and their contribution to the horseracing industry. Without these Galloway ponies, there would have been no ‘Eclipse’ in the Thoroughbred pedigrees of … Continue reading

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Sculpture of an owl landing on a tree stump

This gallery contains 17 photos.

The latest project to be completed at Ecoarts is a sculpture of an owl. A neglected tree stump at Frugaldom had been selected as an ideal place to site the sculpture. The idea was to make the owl appear to be landing on the … Continue reading

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Making a Sheep out of Willow

This gallery contains 15 photos.

Part of the Frugaldom Project involves the growing and harvesting of willow and one of its intended uses is for sculpture to display in the Ecoarts garden. Having worked mostly in driftwood for the past year, I decided that it … Continue reading

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