“Darter Chaser Hawker Skimmer”. A sculpture for Carr Vale, Bolsover.

“Darter Chaser Hawker Skimmer”.

A sculpture for Carr Vale, Bolsover.

This project was initiated by Bolsover District Council,
who were looking for a public artwork which was inspired by the local community.
A period of consultation and conversations was undertaken 
where several local stories were collected. 

The Sculptor Andrew Tebbs chose to focus on one particular local story; that of two coal miners who found two separate examples of very early dragonflies, as fossils

 

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carr vale proof copy

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