Monthly Archives: February 2014

The INAUGURATION of the Public Art Piece the Motional Figure

The sculpture was loaded onto the trailer; we had bolted wheels to it to make it easy to move around. Driving from Chawston to Elmbridge took about 2 hours, The Motional Figure arriving at the X-cell Complex, With the Borough … Continue reading

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The finishing pieces to the Motional Figure

With the side loop completed and attached the finishing pieces were fabricated just before delivery, these were the spiral piece: The hemispheres made by Sapphire Spinners speed brackets welded And polished And tested on the spiral The Spiral being welded … Continue reading

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looking back at the conceptual development and model making to the Motional Figure

At some point it had been apparent that we wanted to install the piece ready for the London Olympics, sport had always been a major part of the piece’s creation. In order to be ready for this the sculpture was … Continue reading

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SOme more making of the Motional Figure

Lets look at the progress so far: all main pieces are fitted: Moving on from the main figure construction to the side loop pieces. These  were cut and assembled at the Watson & Brookman workshops, Chawston near Bedford. They recommended … Continue reading

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