My latest foray into aviation art, no less than a Concorde Engine Blade! It certainly is a spectacular piece of Rolls-Royce engineering. All the pieces that I use in aviation art have been in service. Now although it is quite spectacular as it is, as an artist, I need to add another dimension so that I… Continue reading Concorde Engine Blades
Finally complete, Flying Sculpture Table. It’s a table, it’s a sculpture….it’s functional art.
I wanted to incorporate stylised delta wings and vortices for the Concorde Flange as the picture below shows.
Image depicts Concorde landing, with condensation showing its leading-edge vortices.
From images to sketches, to cardboard templates, an idea, a design, a concept had been born. Huge thanks to my brother-in-law for somehow managing to hold the Flange and keep three, very wobbly cardboard templates together long enough for me to take this picture.
You know, it’s times like these, you wish you were an octopus!
What once began life as a Flange from a Rolls-Royce Olympus turbo jet engine 593-610 from a British Airways Concorde, would soon turn into a piece of art, with a little imagination, design work and clever fabrication.
‘Infinimbus’, is a variable vane from a Rolls-Royce Nimbus helicopter engine, transformed into infinity wall art with bronze swarf inclusions in an optically clear lucite casing. You can’t see pictures of the casing from these images but I may include them in the future, although this is dependant on owner’s permission. As with most art,… Continue reading Infinimbus Infinity Wall Art – Commissioned Art