Guest artist - skateboard sculpture

Guest artist - skateboard sculpture

by Jayne Leighton Herd 22 July, 2010

I really love this innovative sculpture made from recycled skateboards, by Japanese wood sculptor Haroshi.  He combines a much-loved hobby of skateboarding with recycling to create fun, colourful art - works for me! ;-)

 'screaming my foot' | 2010 image © designboom

 

 mad skull, 2009 | image © designboom

 

 piles of skateboard decks in haroshi's studio | image courtesy of territory magazine

 

For more images of Haroshi's fabulous sculpture, visit designboom

 





Jayne Leighton Herd
Jayne Leighton Herd

Author

Jayne Leighton Herd is a professional fine artist & designer based in Berkshire in the UK. She produces beautifully colourful contemporary statement abstract, landscape and seascape art on a variety of surfaces including plexiglass and canvas. Jayne also undertakes commissions for bespoke art for both individual and commercial clients.




Also in Art Blog by Jayne Leighton Herd

Free ticket for two to Contemporary Art Fairs Newbury 2019
Free ticket for two to Contemporary Art Fairs Newbury 2019

by Jayne Leighton Herd 11 April, 2019 0 Comments

Be part of the buzz around the inaugural NEWBURY Art Fair in West Berkshire. I have some complimentary tickets for two, to give away to the fair. Find out how to get yours...

Read More

Follow the Henley Arts Trail 2019 map
Follow the Henley Arts Trail 2019 map

by Jayne Leighton Herd 29 March, 2019 0 Comments

Make Venue 20 Twyford Studios one of your key venue choices on the Henley Arts Trail! Find out more and download your Henley Arts Trail map...

Read More

Balance is key - International Women's Day 2019
Balance is key - International Women's Day 2019

by Jayne Leighton Herd 08 March, 2019 0 Comments

The campaign theme for IWD 2019 is 'Balance is better'! Unfortunately, some of what I heard this morning on BBC Breakfast was not balanced and in fact just plain ridiculous and detrimental to women!

Read More