The story about a mouse on a ball goes back to 2008. This was to become a crucial turning point in my sculpture career and culminated in my ‘smile inside’ purpose. Being fortunate to establish a parallel career alongside my design business, I happen to create this lovely creature. Since then, it has bee a delight for me as well as thousands of visitors at outdoor exhibitions across the UK including the Chelsea Flower Show. It sparked the inner child in me and from that point on, I have developed more animal characters that give my audiences a smile inside.
Having created my original using resin on top of a wire cage, I took it to my foundry Castle Fine Arts in Liverpool to be cast. It has created so much interest and I have managed to sell the piece around the world to owners who simply fell in love with him.
The mouse has showcased at:
If you would like a smile inside, simply get in touch and start a conversation.