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by Tanya Russell · May 27, 2024 · Bronze Sculptures

Ancient and Medieval Bronze Casting, Sculpture, Stone Carving and Land Art in the British Isles

See the beautiful work of the 'hidden people' of these islands, and the many styles that were born of invasion, settlement and faith.

by Tanya Russell · May 27, 2024 · Bronze Sculptures, Commissions

Photo journey – how Tanya Russell became a bronze animal sculptor in pictures

Tanya has always loved animals, here as a teenager with a rescue hen. Her parents were both sculptors and used to get many animal models and also rescues, who would then stay and live out their lives with the family.

by Tanya Russell · Apr 21, 2024 · Bronze Sculptures

What is Patina in Bronze Sculpting?

Patina is the term used to describe the coloured coating that forms on the surface of bronze sculptures, either naturally – over time, or through the process of foundry patination, (sometimes also known as antiquing). Foundry patination, followed by the...

by Tanya Russell · Mar 25, 2024 · Bronze Sculptures

Bronze vs Spelter: What are the differences?

When it comes to sculptures in the art world, there are a vast amount of material choices that exist for their creation. Similar to Foundry Bronze, Spelter is a common material that has been used for sculptures and decorative objects...

by Tanya Russell · Feb 23, 2024 · Bronze Sculptures

Commissioning a Bronze Dog Sculpture: What to Look For & FAQs

I ship my bronze dog statues around the world, and if you are looking for indoor or garden bronze dog sculptures, I’m really happy to help. So here are some tips that help answer the most common questions asked when...