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The Red Phone Box…Going Green?

The iconic red telephone box as originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott almost 90 years ago remains a familiar site around Britain and elsewhere. There are estimated to be around 10,000 traditional red telephone boxes across the UK. Their … Continue reading

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The Driftwood Sculptures of Matt Torrens

I have covered the work of the renowned driftwood sculptor Heather Jansch in an earlier article but an artist of equal merit is Canadian-born Matt Torrens. He uses rotten or recycled wood from a variety of sources to create beautiful … Continue reading

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Turning Scrap into Collectable Art

One of the fastest growing sectors in the art world at the moment is that of scrap sculptures. The attractions of recycling waste materials are obvious but the popularity of this form of art is now attracting the attention of … Continue reading

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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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