Category: Portraits

Show if Hands (Terracotta)

Show of Hands

I have long fancied trying to combine portraiture and caricature and so set myself the project of creating two sculptures of Steve Knightley and Phil Beer ( Show of Hands ) as a present for David, who introduced me to their music. It always strikes me that Steve and Phil are part of a long…

Gregor Mendel in his Beehive

Gregor Mendel

This 2/3 size figure of Gregor Mendel was a commission. Clive Farrel wanted to create a centrepiece for the Leguminarium he was constructing in his large garden. Gregor Mendel sits in a stone beehive to celebrate his work on bee breeding in the center of a large circular garden planted entirely with members of the…