High relief carving, Colorado Marble. 2019 by Alan Brown Lake Orion, MI
by Alan Brown Colorado Marble A highly detailed relief carving depicting a chatty Rumor Raven whispering gossip about a Great Blue Heron who has been flirting with the Swans at the lake. This gossip is received with amusement by a Wood Nymph.
Uneasy Rests the Head That Wears the Crown
This character was inspired by a favorite childhood character from The Jungle Book, King Louie. In this piece, we find King Louie has achieved his goal to obtain man’s secret to make fire. Upon his head sits a crown made up of butane lighters, a flint striker in one hand and a small tiki torch […]
Ferma and the Raven
Colorado Yule Marble and Bronze by Alan Brown. A delightful, mischievous sculpture of a young centaur girl stealing away with the ingredients for brewing and fermenting—keeping a sharp eye on the wildlife interested in her treasure.
Lily Of The Pond
by Alan Brown, Lake Orion, MIColorado marble and bronze
By Alan Brown, Lake Orion, MIColorado Marble Summerland Passage is the third in a series of marble/bronze, life-sized, nature-themed sculptures featuring a Forest Deity. The piece is based on the shared belief of many of the nature-themed religions that all living things have spirits. The Deity is named Trillium, for the Trillium Flowers framing her […]
Spirit Brothers 2
By Alan Brown, Lake Orion, MIColorado Marble Spirit Brothers 2, like the first Spirit Brothers, is based on the Native American belief that they each have a spirit brother in animal form. In this work a Cougar is the Spirit Brother. As an artist I always try to challenge myself when doing a piece. Sometimes […]
Spirit Brothers 1
By Alan Brown, Lake Orion, MIColorado Marble Many Native Americans believed they had Spirit Brothers in the animal world. This piece shows the spirit of the wolf emerging from the old chief as his earthly life comes to an end. The piece is carved in Colorado Marble with a high degree of detail. I enjoy […]