AD started producing functional art works in 1992, chairs, benches, tables etc. This is when his chainsaw carving skills developed. From 2001 AD embarked on a full time heavy oak carpentry profession, timber frame barn roofs and houses. These skills are essential for the work he undertakes at present. Large scale sculpture which goes beyond the single piece of timber, mortice and tenon construction means the sky`s the limit. Working for festivals and events from Japan to USA, public art commissions recently in Guildford and Woking. AD now has a...
'Pegasus (Carved Wood Half Man and Horse Yard statue)' by AD Treepirate
Description: A Great Oak trunk, with approx. 300 year old donor tree, with added head front legs and multi-piece wings. 100% Oak with stainless steel fixings. In Greek mythology, Pegasus was a winged horse sired by Poseidon, in his role as horse-god, and foaled by the Gorgon Medusa. He was the brother of Chrysaor, born at a single birthing.
I must say it was for me the first time that I bought something on internet You can imagine I was a little suspicious of doing this in the beginning Therefore I didn`t give my bank account on the telephone, Sorry therefore But I notice that buying this sculpture on the internet on your art park site, it gave me a good feeling now !! Thanks again for the correct handling and the quick and nice service !! Many greatings,
Marleen De Sloovere, Belgium.