Denise Axelsen ‘Botanica’ Forged steel, wood

Denise Axelsen is one of our resident artists – check out her story here:

This is a large striking forged steel sculpture which is sure to catch the eye. The forged mild steel plant form is enhanced with carved pine flower heads, which have been coated with multiple layers of pink stain and varnish. Botanica proudly stands around 1.5mt tall and spreads about 1.5 mt across. Like a real plant, she has some movement in the breeze, adding to her grace and beauty.

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Sian Mair Rowe Heart Dishes Handbuilt, embossed ceramic

The artist:

I enjoy the challenge of working with clay. There are so many things which can go wrong from the clay cracking before it even gets to the kiln to the glaze not working as it should. Clay is not for the faint hearted. It takes skill, patience and perseverance. My head is always full of ideas. While I am working on a piece I am deciding how I will glaze it. I am also starting to think of the next piece I will make. It is usually a progression of the previous thing I’ve made. I love buildings,. I make a lot of buildings but I rarely copy a building. I take the bits which interest me and turn them into my building. I try to make beautiful things. I don’t like ugly especially if it has a deep and meaningful message. I simply try to make things which are pleasing to look at. … Read More >Sian Mair Rowe Heart Dishes Handbuilt, embossed ceramic