Ellen Jewett is a sculptor that creates some amazing works of art modeled after animals.
“For myself, natural forms are a continual source of fascination and deep aesthetic pleasure. ” Ellen Jewett said.
Jewett has a background in anthropological studies, stop motion animation, medical illustration, and the care of exotic animals. She draws her inspiration from these and many other sources.
“[Jewett] combines flora, fauna, and fantasy to craft fanciful composites of creatures.”
Each animal sculptures are crafted with the most meticulous detail and each piece is made from all natural materials. This is the kind of art I’d love to display in my home.
you can see more of Jewett’s work in her Etsy shop. Take a look at the photos provided below and leave your impressions and thoughts in the comments section.
Ellen was born in Markham Ontario and raised among newts and snails
Jewett creates curious animal pieces that are all made from natural materials
Jewett has a background in anthropological studies, stop motion animation, medical illustration, and also the care of exotic animals
” For myself, natural forms are a continual source of fascination and deep aesthetic pleasure “
Over time the artist think her sculptures evolve to be of greater emotional presence
Because she only uses natural materials, she is very limited when trying to get commercial materials to create her pieces
Ellen is known as a natural entrepreneur, which means she started walking her own path while still in high school, spending her summers traveling to exhibitions and doing the work
Ellen continued to study while she worked as an artist, she is always curious and looking to expand her knowledge and craft
Her work is very popular online because of the rich and unique style her sculptures have. You can find it on many respected website and art magazines
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