Bronze Resin Sculpture
Alison Bell tries to make work that touches the free spirit in us, most often through memories of childhood. She is drawn to the times when as a child, we lived and played in our own imagination, unobserved, scaling fortresses & standing on the ramparts as kings of the castle. Or sometimes just quietly inventing our own worlds. Alison's work is essentially figurative and rooted in her early practice as a portrait sculptor. But while the truth of the figure is important, her aim is to evoke the moment - the energy, the glee, our curiosity, the tenderness in our hearts. She works freely & quickly in wax, observing & remembering, and then refine each piece before casting in bronze. ...
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