Nigel is a self-taught woodcarver with a background in forestry. He produces large wooden sculptures using a chainsaw for much of the work. Dabbling with carving since 1995 Nigel has made a part-time career of sculpture since 2005. Usually working to commission he specialises in producing sculptures for public places such as parks, cyclepaths and schools. Most of his work is in his home area of Lincolnshire but he has taken part in chainsaw carving events such as Sculptree at Westonbirt Arboretum. Sometimes experimenting with abstract, most of...
All artwork by Nigel Sardeson Contemporary British sculptor
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'Hare (life size Carved Wood Mad March Standing Alert sculptures/statue)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Life Size Standing Alert Hare Wood Carving sculptures For Sale for Indoors Inside Interior or Outside Outdoors Exterior in the garden or Yard by Nigel Sardeson A Country Man and Forrester Whose knowledge of the Countryside and Natural Talent combine in these lovely sculptures with personality. Most of Nigel`s sculpture is from commissions so only occasionally does he have the chance to create something like this. If you would like to discuss the idea of a Commission or a Custom piece please feel free to do so.
Size: 90 x 20 x 20 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 1.25 times lifesize sculpture
'Little Owl (Small Carved Wood on Post carvings/statues/statuettes)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Owl on Fence Post Carved Wood sculptures or Statuettes or Statues for Sale. This is Typical of the Meticulous attention to detail combined with Simplicity that Nigel Sardeson Captures with seemingly effortless ease born of years in the Woods and Countryside. Discuss a Commission If you have a particular favourite Creature you have always wanted Carved in Wood he would be delighted to discuss your ideas. He is Underpriced compared to what it will cost when the fame of his ability spreads
Size: 1.5 x 2 x 2 cm (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'Fat Pig (Jolly Carved Wood life size sculptures/statues/carvings)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Life-size Wood Carving of Fat Pig Getting Up statues or Sculptures, Specially Carved By Nigel Sardeson to a Commission or to Customise a Commemoration of a Favourite Animal Discuss a Commission When did you last think of commemorating an Anniversary by Commissioning a Carving Custom made of an Animal like your Horse, Dog, cat, Your Wedding Anniversary or something Unusual and Unique.
Size: 90 x 1800 x 70 cm (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'River Pillar (Carved Wood abstract/Contemporary sculpture/carving/statue)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: a simple pillar 5m tall of sweet chestnut, this sculpture stands in a remote spot beside the River Witham. Alluding to the once meandering course of the river in feminine curves the sides of this sculpture are carved with a line from Tennyson`s "The Brook"; "For men may come and men may go, but I go on forever"
'Shire Horse (Big Outsize Carved Wood sculptures/statues/carving)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Large Carved Wood Custom made Commission Lifelike Shire Horse, Dray Horse, Carthorse For Outside Outdoors Commemorative Statues by Nigel Sardeson, Who describes it"This was a sculpture for a Cyclepath in an agricultural area so was chosen for its heritage value as well as aesthetics. It is very imposing, made from three large logs jointed together and irresistible to climb on, if you can. Think of a similar Commission
Size: 2.4 x 9.5 x 9 m (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'Isaacs Apple (Giant Carved Wooden Hand and Apple statues/Carving/Art)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: This sculpture was carved from a diseased horse chestnut tree at the centre of a new public garden in Grantham, Isaac Newton`s home town. The tree lent its self to the hand shape, the apple was added and its surface was engraved with the map of the world to reference Newton`s theory of gravity.
Size: 2.4 x 9 x 8 m (height x width x depth) It is a 10 times lifesize sculpture
'Apple Seat (LargeCarved Wood Half Eaten sculptures)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Massive Carved Half Eaten Apple Core Sculptures to Commission for Similar ones or something totally Different at affordable Prices Carved from a huge elm.This was a seat for a community orchard with room for six Created by Nigel Sardeson, who hasn`t had a Commision or Challenge that he has not been able to answer. Discuss a Commission If you have an idea that would look nice Carved in Wood Like a Favourite Dog a WIld Animal or like this one a Giant Fruit
Size: 210 x 150 x 150 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 20 times lifesize sculpture
'Navvies Mural (Large Out Size Carved Wood Low Relief Memorial statues)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Big, Massive Outsize Monumental Outdoor Carved Wood Bas/ Low Relief Commemorative Memorial sculptures or statues Mural of labourers digging the the drains of the fens, carved into the re-used lock gates at the Black Sluice, Boston. A fine example of the imaginative Re-use or Recycle of Wood For a Memorial of Importance by Nigel Sardeson. If you want to Commission an Inexpensive, Intelligent, and Beautifully Carved Original Design Nigel Sardeson is you best bet.
Size: 5 x 18 x 3 m (height x width x depth) It is a 4 times lifesize sculpture
'Dragon (Giant Carved Wood Play Area sculptures)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Big Carved Wood Dragon Speciaaly Commissioned and Carved by Nigel Sardeson in his usual Delightful way. This dragon was created as a story seat in a primary school in Boston, long enough to seat an entire class and made from three oak logs. Discuss a Commission Most of Nigel`s Work has evolved from an Idea of a client translated by his talent into a Unique and Beautiful Wood carving some times Very Big Sizes to add to the Fun and Pleasure
'Gorilla Family (Carved Wood School Custom statues)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: 2 Life Size Wood Carvings of a Family of 3 Gorillas A Custom made Unique Commission..... What would you like to have a Unique Custom Made Commission carved to your Specifications. His skill will astonish you, his Prices Gratify you, your Pleasure immeasurable.
Size: 1.8 x 1 x 8 m (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'Hope (Carved Wood life size nude Girl sculptures/statue/carving)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Carved Wood Nude Figure of Woman, Girl, Female almost Life Size sculptures statues for Outside Outdoors Exterior display as a Focal Point by the Genius with Wood Carving Nigel Sardeson, whose Wood Carved sculptures almost always is a Commission or Custom Piece after a discussion of an Idea from a future Client
Size: 1.6 x 5 x 4 in (height x width x depth) It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'Tree Serpent (Large Modern Carved Oak Wood Snake statue/carving)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Big Wood Carving of a Large Snake Python or Serpent Hanging in a Tree, carved in Solid Oak Statues for Commission by The remarkable Wild life srtist Sculptor Nigel Sardeson If this Gives you an idea to Commission someting Similar or Something Different You can Contact him below.
Size: 220 x 90 x 90 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 1.5 times lifesize sculpture
'Embrace (Carved life size nude Lovers sculptures/statue/carving)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Life Size sculptures of Embracing Nude Couple Carved in Wood by Nigel Sardeson whose natural talent gets Better and Better. This one sold very Quickly and can be used as a starting point for a commission of a similar piece of whatever sizebut give him enough lead time.
Size: 2 x 6 x 6 m (height x width x depth) It is a lifesize sculpture
'Snail (Massive Carved Wood sculptures/Carving/statues Commissions)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Very Big Carved Wood Snail Commission Statues for Outdoors Outside By Nigel Sardeson, who describes it"A 6ft long snail on the gable end of Louth Museum to Commemorate and Celebrate the Victorian Woodcarver Thomas Wallis
Size: 100 x 180 x 70 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 20 times lifesize sculpture
'Fern Seat (Carved Wood Plant Life Commission carving/Seats/statue)' by Nigel Sardeson
Description: Semi-abstract seat Commissioned and Carved from a Tree Custom Made for the Client after Discussions and Planning For Outside Outdoors Exterior Use By The Brilliant Self Taught Natural Wood Carver and Nature Lover Nigel Sardeson
Size: 2.1 x 1 x 9 m (height x width x depth) It is a 10 times lifesize sculpture
"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