IMG_1847Students recently visited Hillier Gardens near Romsey and were inspired by nature and the artists on exhibition in ‘Art in the Garden’. Some also visited the Forge in Shrewton where they gained experience in using blacksmith materials and techniques. Some pictures can be viewed here.

Using recycled materials to capture the movement of the pond, whilst referencing litter and the impact man can have on nature.

The Green Man: his features frozen in metal

Has the face transformed into a butterfly or has the butterfly become human?

Empty Bird Cage: has the bird escaped or is the cage set to lure it into captivity

White Twig: a branch frozen between two seasons

Seasons: the cycle of the day and night and the changing seasons