Tanya Russell, MRBS has been a sculptor for 35 years. She is the founder of The Art Academy in Central London and has completed many public and private commissions. Tanya’s love of animals and animal welfare has resulted in the creation of many life-like and vibrant animal sculptures. Many have been sculpted to raise money for animal welfare charities. Tanya’s artwork questions how an artist can inspire viewers to love and protect animals and their habitats.