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Philip Bews Diane Gorvin
Sculpture for public sites

 

    

amy-walmsley

December 2017

Settlement Sculptures

The Oak Horse for Banbury is developing well despite the snow! Due to be finished and sited Jan/Feb 2018

        

 

 

  

 

     


  

horse
News 2017

                                 

          

 

    

 

     

 

 

December 2017

The fund raising for The Gift - Amy Walmsley and 100 years of the Women's Vote launched. Views of the wax maquette, visit the Website about the project to find out more www.thegiftsculpture.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 2017

Coleford Public Art Competion

Spirit of the Forest was selected for Coleford after winning the public vote. Four proposals to choose from were on display in the Tourist Information Centre in Coleford during October and November.

 

 

 

 

 

 

        

 

          

 

   

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November 2017

Settlement Sculptures

Three bronze shoes - one for each of three Arches, the Arches and associated seating are the next phase of the project. Look out for them in the drawings on the project website www.settlementsculptures.co.uk Shoes cast at Castle Fine Arts Foundry.

 

 

 

 

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October 2017

Settlements Sculptures

Salmon Relief made using clay in August and cast in October at Jackson Fawkes Glass. This will feature in the Farmer Salmon Arch. Check out the slide show at the bottom of this page on the project's website - which shows the making of this element of the commission.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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October 2017

Concept to Creation featured in this month's CODAworx online magazine


 

 

 

 

 

September 2017

Our sculptures Inside Out and Regard shown in exhibtion at the Canwood Gallery

     

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©Diane Gorvin Philip Bews 2016


 

 

 

 

 

 

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August 2017

Settlement Sculptures

Website for the project launched - showing designs, drawings such as this design of a carved relief for a seat, and development of the sculptures in slides shows - www.settlementsculptures.co.uk

banbury relief

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

August 2017

Diane shortlisted for a commission to create a 7ft high bronze sculpture of Amy Walmsley and to also commemorate a 100 years of the women's vote. Drawings from a site visit and research trip to Bedford Archive to view photographs of Amy Walmsley.

 

 

 

 

amy-walmsley-drawings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

August 2017

Carved Oak Station Master for Leeswood Avenue, Chorlton, Manchester installed - commissioned by Southway Housing Trust. Workshop with local residents to add brass detailing to the figure, creating a Steam Punk feel to the project. Phil was aided on site by Tracey Cartledge, Paul Wigley and their daughter Rosalind, Ros also added the key to the carved mouse emerging from the Station Master's coat pocket - making it into an sculpture of a clockwork mouse!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

stag

 

July 2017

Entered our proposal Spirit of the Forest for the Coleford Public Art Competition.