Jonathan Sells Featured in ‘Corfe Valley News’

Jonathan Sells Featured in ‘Corfe Valley News’

In May and September 2015, Jonathan was featured in the publication ‘Corfe Valley News’, talking about one of his most challenging sculpture projects yet. This was a commission to carve four large wall panels for a major project, named Genesis, in the Stonehouse area of Plymouth.

Genesis is the name of a new £5 million block housing affordable offices and storage units.

Corfe Valley News article on Jonathan Sells PDF document

Purbeck Sculptor Jonathan Sells meets Pricess Anne PDF document

 


Jonathan Sells meets Princess Anne

Jonathan Sells meets Princess Anne

One of Jonathan Sells’ most challenging project yet was a commission to carve four large wall panels for a major project, named Genesis, in the Stonehouse area of Plymouth. Genesis is the name of a new £5 million block housing affordable offices and storage units.

As a result, Jonathan had the pleasure of meeting HRH Princess Anne on 29th June 2015, at the unveiling of his work in Plymouth.

Read more here:-

http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/Carvings-help-complete-pound-5m-Plymouth-office/story-26041418-detail/story.html (Plymouth Herald News article)

http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/STORIFY-Princess-Anne-visits-Plymouth/story-26797726-detail/story.html#2 (Plymouth Herald News article)

Purbeck Sculptor Jonathan Sells meets Pricess Anne (Corfe Valley News article) PDF document

 


Sculptor Jonathan Sells carves out a piece of history

Creatures from the Jurassic Coast are being immortalised in stone by Sculptor Jonathan Sells, who is carving out their place in history with a new work at Lulworth Cove.

A five-foot tall sculpture depicts life that evolved during the Cretaceous, Jurassic and Triassic time periods up to 250 million years ago.

Read article in Daily Echo.

Jonathan Sells' Jurassic sculpture outside The Heritage Centre, Lulworth Cove, Dorset.

Jonathan Sells’ Jurassic sculpture outside The Heritage Centre, Lulworth Cove, Dorset.

 

 

Primordial Project (Jurassic scukpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset

Primordial Project (Jurassic scukpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset

Primordial Project (Jurassic scukpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset

Primordial Project (Jurassic scukpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset

 


Osprey Quay Sculpture, Portland, Dorset

Jonathan Sells’ new sculpture, at Osprey Quay, was commissioned as part of The Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy. Children from the existing Underhill School on Portland influenced the design with their own ideas for their new school, and Jonathan was tasked with completing the stone panel.

Read more about the Osprey Quay sculpture here (this is a link to another website and will open in a new window).

Osprey Quay sculpture, Portland, Dorset