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
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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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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It was a glorious sunny day today so any thoughts of doing some work on the computer were quickly banished! The sculpture was quickly set up outside with my remaining supplies of wood, tools and some reference photos. Having basically … Continue reading
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There was no let up from the rain today so it was another day of moving the driftwood horse in and out of the studio. A made a few minor alterations today including strengthening the legs and shaping the head. … Continue reading
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One project that I have been contemplating for a long time is making a driftwood horse. I was inspired by the magnificent sculptures of Heather Jansch and began gathering up bits of driftwood over a year ago. Whilst clearing some … Continue reading