Taking one of the oldest material worked by man and inspiration from his Waiheke Island home, Jay Lloyd has created a beautiful representation of an albatross.
These stunning sea birds are known for their exceptionally long wide span which Jay has carefully recreated. New Zealand is the breeding site for 14 varieties of this magnificent bird that spends the majority of their life at sea so it is only fitting to add them to Jay's range of native flora and fauna.
Each hand-cast and hand-finished albatross had been finished with a hemp rope.
Dimensions: Available in four sizes the albatrosses range in length from 200mm - 540mm long excluding the sisal rope.
Jay Lloyd's work is defined by simple clean lines. Citing the process is as important as the final product, the Waiheke Island artist individually casts and hand finishes each bronze piece.
Originally from South Africa, Jay and his family moved to Waiheke Island in 2010 where he established a studio and foundry.
His work, which ranges from jewellery to sculpture, is exhibited throughout New Zealand and is in private collections across the globe.
Postage within NZ: Within New Zealand all items over $150 are couriered free of charge. Orders under $150 incur a $7.50 courier charge. We aim to send out orders received the same day (within business hours) for delivery within 2-3 days of your order.
International Postage: We are happy to send items worldwide, simply email us the product you are interested in and we will give you a quote within 24 hours - we prefer to do this over calculating the postage at the checkout as it ensures you get the most accurate price.
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