David designs and creates detailed metal sculptures, often using forms in nature as inspiration, exploring the complexity of insects, floral patterns, animals in action and the play of water.
Having learned traditional blacksmithing skills. In recent years David has produced a body of sculptural work for public and private commissions, in wrought iron, bronze, copper, stainless steel, wood and other media.
Sculpture: 'Copper Gunnera Cascade Fountain (Water feature statue)' by David Freedman
Copper Large Leafed Fountain sculpture Hand beaten copper leaves to form a cascading effect. Gently trickling water feature which can also be a fountain. Until you have heard the gentle Ringing sound of Water on Copper you wont know what you have been missing all the time. This was a commission to give you an idea of what you can have, David Freedman The Copper specialist
A private commission for a home in the Lake District, Cumbria, UK
1.5 x 3 x 3 m (height x width x depth)
approx: 4 ft 11 in x 9 ft 10 1/9 in x 9 ft 10 1/9 in
"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately,
to front only the essential facts of life
and see if I could not learn what it had to teach,
and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." Thoreau
Its fantastic, I have spoken to the artist today to congratulated him on his work. Its in place in our garden and my family are soooooo thrilled with it, he certainly is a clever guy and very talented. I know we will get many more positive comments throughout the summer and can only say a very big thank you for the opportunity to own something that we would not think of having.... [Read more]
Mrs D. Radford, Tring, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.