Heddle Quarry Paper Sculpture

Frances Pelly
Heddle Quarry Paper Sculpture by Frances Pelly is a decorative piece which explores Orcadian land & seascapes from a bird's eye perspective.
Heddle Quarry Paper Sculpture by Frances Pelly. This piece is an evolution of the maquettes Frances would create for her printmaking studies, derived from her desire to create a birds eye view of her local surroundings.
Material: Paper
Dimensions: Height: 50cm, Length: 40cm, Width: 22cm
Care Instructions: Wipe with cloth. The piece comes with a mirror plate, to allow it to be mounted on the wall.
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This unique sculptural form was created using recycled cardboard and newspaper. The paper is randomly applied in strips to create shapes, which are then joined together to depict the landform.
Heddle Quarry Paper Sculpture
The Maker Frances Pelly Sculptor - Scotland

Frances Pelly has worked as a practicing sculptor since completing her postgraduate art degree in Dundee, having resided in Orkney since she was invited to be an artist in residence at the Highland Park Distillery more than 30 years ago. Frances draws a lot of inspiration from her surroundings, exploring the local land, seascape and flora in her unique forms. Frances has also travelled internationally with her work, having also completed notable residencies at Fort William Library, The Eden Project and on Baffin Island.