Tony Mayo has an enviable International reputation for Innovative and exciting sculpture meticulously crafted from exotic and unusual materials collected during excursions to ninety-four (94) countries to date.
All artwork by Tony Mayo BSc, MA, MFA Contemporary Canadian sculptor
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'Ball Python Twins (Small Constrictor Snake carved statue)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Python Polished Carved Stone, Indoor Unique statue sculpture for sale for Indoors Inside Interior Display by the Impeccable Canadian Sculptor Tony Mayo who writes..... "Sculpted from Brazilian Soapstone Quarried near Belo Horizonte with eyes of hand cut and polished carnelian from India. Base constructed from Sahara (Moso) Bamboo from Taiwan."
Size: 12 x 46 x 29 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.5 times lifesize sculpture
'Angel Fish (Carved Black Stone Swimming Modern statue)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Carved Black Angel Fish Unique statuette or sculpture for sale for Inside Indoors by the remarkably Versatile Sculptor Tony Mayo who writes...... "Sculpted from Black Pyrophyllite from South Africa with inset eyes of hand cut and polished Carnelian stones from India. The base is very rare Amethyst Crystals coated on one side with minute Double Ended Quartz Crystals."
Size: 23.5 x 17.5 x 13 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'Two Headed Bird (abstract Enhanced Natural Shape statues)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Sculpted from Whitetail Deer Antler found in the Canadian Alberta Badlands with inset eyes of hand faceted and polished Almandine Garnet from Sri Lanka. Base carved from Brazilian Soapstone Made completely by hand without the aid of power tools taking 100 hours to complete. Made with materials collected during my explorations to 93 countries around the world. This is an exquisitely made and a truly rare and one of a kind sculpture!
'Jonah and the Great Fish (Carved Wood Whale And Jonah statue)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Jonah being Swallowed by the Whale sculpture for sale by the Brilliant Tony Mayo, who writes.... "Whale sculpted from Basswood grown on Vancouver Island, Canada and coated with nine applications of hand polished Varathane. Whale teeth sculpted from the roots of Arctic Fox Teeth found in the local dump near Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, Canada. Jonah sculpted from antique Hippopotamus Tooth. Base is an unusually large and rare piece of Native Copper found on the surface near Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada."
Size: 37 x 34.5 x 34.5 cm (height x width x depth) It is a statuette sculpture
Medium: Basswood, arctic fox teeth, hippo tooth, native copper
'Tree Frog (Carved Crafted Amphibian sculpture or statue)' by Tony Mayo
Description: An exquisite tree frog beautifully sculpted from an exceptional piece of Baltic Marbled Butterscotch Amber from Poland. The base is Peltogyne wood better known as “Purple Heart” from Costa Rica.
'Baby Orca (Little Young Orca Calf Precious Metal statuette)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Sculpted from Argentim Sterling Silver with inset diamond eyes. The first base is of Fossilized Mastodon Ivory from Northern British Columbia, Canada. The second base is of African Sapele Wood inlaid with Canadian Giant Maple. The mirror in the second base is “Front Surface Mirror”.
Size: 7 x 10.25 x 10.25 cm (height x width x depth)
'Back Flip Orca (Frollicking Leaping Killer Whale statue)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Orca or Killer Whale limited edition sculpture statue for sale for Inside Indoor display by the Meticulous Tony Mayo who writes.... "Sculpted from Chlorite mined in the Kootenay Mountains in South-eastern British Columbia, Canada near the Alberta Border. Base from Quartz Crystal mined from the Miller Mountain Mine in Arkansas, USA."
'Surfing Seal (Small Low Relief Carved and Surf statuette)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Little Carved Seal in Waves unique statue statuette for sale for Indoors Inside Interior pleasure in the home by the International Sculptor Tony Mayo. Exceptionally beautiful base made from quilted maple grown in the Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada. Sculpted from soapstone from the Canadian Rocky Mountains.
'Bust, (Self-Portrait Commission Custom or Bespoke statue)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Life Size Bespoke Commission Bust or Head Portrait sculpture by Tony Mayo who writes..... "Extremely accurate details, custom base hand polished with nine layers of hard wax, breathtaking accuracy, reworked to perfection and exact likeness.
Size: 36 x 41 x 27 cm (height x width x depth) It is a figurine sculpture It is a lifesize sculpture
'Drum, (Style Canadian Westcoast First Nations sculpture)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Native American/Canadian War Drum sculpture for sale for Indoors Inside by the Remarkable Canadian Sculptor Tony Mayo, who writes.... "Deer rawhide stretched over a twelve sided Sto:lo style wood drum frame. Embellishments include: tanned moose hide, tanned deer hide, Canadian black bear fur, caribou sinew, Canadian goose feathers, glass beads, brass tacks, blue jay tip feathers, bird wing bones, quail wishbones, polished deer hooves, antique trade beads, hand made shell beads and paint.
Description: Ceramic "Peace Pipe" with a howling baby wolf. Attached “sacred” items include: fine braided string, glass beads, antique handmade shell beads, blue jay bird wing feathers and blue jay tip feathers, brass beads and Canadian Cooper’s Hawk talons from road kill. The pipe fits perfectly into its custom made presentation case. The case is made out of wood lined with felt.
'Angel of The Lord (Little Winged Head Carved statuette)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Whale Tooth Carved Angel Head unique statuette or sculpture for sale for Indoors Inside by the Meticulous North American Sculptor Tony Mayo, who writes.... "Sculpted from Orca Tooth found on Vancouver Island beach with nine layers of 24-karat Gold Leaf. Hand blown Glass dome with 24-karat Gold band. Stand is of Queen Ebony Wood found in the mountains of Sri Lanka. Base is of hand turned Walnut Wood from Ontario, Canada."
Size: 21 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm (height x width x depth)
'The Raven (Carved Black Stone Corvid sculpture atatuette)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Beautifully sculpted jet black raven aesthetically contrasted as it rests nicely within a piece of natural white stone. The raven is sculpted from Black Pyrophyllite from South Africa. The base is wonderful rare White Petrified Wood found in Northern British Columbia, Canada.
'Brujo and His Ally (Carved Little Bird Head/Human sculpture)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Carve Stone Mythical Toltec/Yaqui Spirit unique statue Carved by hand by the Great Canadian Sculptor Tony Mayo who expands...... "Sculpted from Canadian High Arctic black soapstone, inlaid eyes of carved narwhal tusk and red soapstone from Kugluktuk, Nunavut, Canada, necklace of carved narwhals tusk and red soapstone from Kugluktuk, Nunavut, Canada, base painted Canadian spruce."
Size: 69 x 22 x 12 cm (height x width x depth)
Medium: black soapstone, red soapstone, narwhale tusk, spruce wood
'Boy Who Became An Eagle (Little abstract Indoor aculpture)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Contemporary Boy/ Eagle Small Unique statuette statue for sale for Indoors Inside Interior display by the Brilliantly versatile sculptor Tony Mayo who writes.... "Sculpted from white translucent marble purchased in Greece, and hand cut and polished Plexiglas. Inset eyes are from abalone shell found on a Vancouver Island, Canada beach. The “Magic Necklace” is made with beads I handmade from raw turquoise and jet stone purchased near Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, U.S.A."
'Glass abstract (Coloured abstract Contemporary statuette)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Abstract solid Unique (blown/cast) glass sculpture. Extremely hot glass of various colors was layered and fumed with silver nitrate, and then coated with clear glass. Glass pieces were cut and polished to a high gloss by hand. Glass forms attached to Plexiglas on a spruce wood base.
'Three Trumpets # 1 (abstract Orange/Gold/White Contemporary statuette)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Abstract solid (blown/cast) glass sculpture. Extremely hot glass was fumed with silver nitrate. Glass pieces were cut and polished by hand, and then flocked with powered wool. Glass forms were attached to Plexiglas on a spruce wood base.
'Three Trumpets # 2 (Contemporary abstract Modern statue)' by Tony Mayo
Description: Abstract solid (blown/cast) glass sculpture. Extremely hot white glass was fumed with silver nitrate and then coated with clear glass. Glass pieces were cut and polished to a high gloss by hand. Glass forms attached to Plexiglas on a spruce wood base.
"I say that the art of sculpture is eight times as great as any other art based on drawing, because a statue has eight views and they must all be equally well made." Benvenuto Cellini Italian Baroque goldsmith and sculptor1500-1571
Dear Peter, Enclosed is photo of my lovely fox, placed into an area which I`m developing as a small bluebell and white birch woodland. I`m absolutely delighted with the sculpture! Would you please pass a copy on to Tessa (Hayward), with my thanks and very best wishes. Jenny
Mrs J. Gray, Hungerford Newtown, Berks, England, United Kingdom.