Simba

 

2016
Bronze, edition of 3, on bronze plate
Patina: dark brown with rustic undertones
Foundry: Livingstone Art Founders, Matfield, Kent

approximate size: 25 cm high, 20 cm wide

Simba is a lovely, very lively labrador. The most challenging part of my brief to immortalise this faithful canine was to somehow imbibe his alter ego with his very own focus and drive; he should forever more be able to jump up and take off at breakneck speed. I believe I succeeded.