Tag Archives: Maquettes

Work progresses on a commission…

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Studio sketch of the commissioned work as it could look when complete

Here is a sketch of a commissioned work. The initial maquettes have been shown previously. Click on the images below to view in full scale!

The casting process begins:

Showing in Theatr Clwyd


From next Monday, I will be displaying a collection of my small pieces at Theatre Clwyd in Mold, North Wales. They will be for sale at the theatre. I will post pictures and a list of what is available in the next few days.

‘The Ferryman’ – shown by kind permission of David Allen.

Photo © David Allen and Nick Eames


Winter Work

This gallery contains 7 photos.

After a break over the Christmas holiday, I am back at work in and outside the studio. The work on ‘Teulu’ is going ahead, and I am planning to have the sculpture in place in the Spring of this year. … Continue reading

A memorial for the miners of North Wales?

Miner-maquette-web (1 of 1)

North Wales has had a long history in the mining of coal, lead, copper and other minerals.

Photo © David Allen 2013

Work Bench


Pieces of castings scattered on my work bench in the studio. Note the marble like finish on the pyramid and half dome shapes.

Photo © David Allen 2013


Jade Jones Statue

Jade-Jones-maquette-web (1 of 1)

This is the final version of the maquette of Jade Jones, Taekwondo Olympic Champion 2012. I propose an over life-sized version, for a suitable site.


An article from the Flintshire Chronicle, November 8th 2012

‘The Piper’ & ‘The Ferryman’ – Maquettes

Both currently being built on a larger scale, pictures to follow!

All Photographs Copyright David Allen