"Beyond Graffiti' is a project by the Milestone Society, introducing young people to stone in the West Yorkshire landscape -
Redhead is a recent version of a sculpture that I originally carved when doing my MA in Manchester. Carved from St Bees sandstone the colour is almost blood red when wet.
With this sculpture, I liked the idea of pushing my stone carving technique to create the illusion of a liquid stone splash.
Take The Plunge communicates that exciting feeling of diving into the unknown, ie having the spirit ''to go for it''. The carved plinth hints at that ripple effect - the aftermath of having taken that plunge.