Black Marlin Stone Sculpture for sale
This 34" tall stone sculpture was carved from a 400 pound basalt crystal column that was imported by The Yardco Company Store in Boynton Beach, Florida and transported to Maryland by Iain. It is exquisitely detailed and perfectly balanced. This scultpture would look great displayed indoors as a center piece. contact iain if you would like to know more about how it was created or where to see it. $15,000
Black marlin stone sculpture back view
Another point of view of the marlin making a vertical breach from the rough sea. Black marlins are the biggest marlin in the ocean, surpassing blue and white marlins in size. This rock art will glisten black in the light once its polished. It's jumping out of the Black Sea?
Black Marlin Stone Sculpture
This sculpture is a commission piece Iain is working on. It shows a black marlin making a vertical breach. He is planning on doing more detailing and polishing. This stone sculture will be used as a interior center piece. It is 30 inches high and is created from a basalt crystal.
"Edgar" stone sculpture association with The Baltimore Ravens
Iain has "Edgar" standing on what appears to be a football. This is a tribute to Edgar Allan Poe and the Baltimore Ravens Football Team.
"Edgar" back view of the stone sculpture
This picture shows the detail of the feathering on the back of " Edgar".
"Edgar" stone scultpture
"Edgar" is a sculpture of a raven inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's poem" The Raven". Iain has almost finished this piece. He has spent hours perfecting the fine details of the feathers and has started the polishing process. The black color of the stone is exposed by the grinding and polishing process. Iain has left a small band of the natural cleft face on the base of the sculpture for comparison of the outside to the inside. He is ready to start on Allan this week.
This stone sculpture is very suitable for inside display and is for sale. Please contact Iain if you would like to know more information.
Edgar is taking shape
This is a different view of the base, feet and feathers. Iain is very excited about doing this series of stone sculptures. They will be ideal as garden scultures or would go well indoors.
Edgar Sculpture progress
Here you can see more detail work being done to the Raven's feet, the feathers and the base.
Edgar stone sculpture in progress
Notice that Edgar is white at this time. One the stone dust is removed and the piece is polished it will be a smooth black. the next pictures will show the progress of the base and feet .
Before picture of Stone used for Edgar
Iain is planning a series of three stone sculptures depicting Ravens. He is using Basalt Crystal columms. They are to be named Edgar, Allan and Poe , honoring Edgar Allan Poe, a Baltimore icon. This is the before picture of one of the columns.
Tribute to Quitting
This picture shows the finished sculpture after the stone dust is removed. The natural beauty of the sculpture can now be seen. This stone weighs almost 500 pounds. It is a unique piece that can be be displaed in your home or out in your garden. Iain enjoyed making this work of art and attibutes the idea of the hand to his son who does amazing clay sculptures of his own. He creates figurines by moulding from nothing and Iain creates his work by removing stone away and exposing the piece. One cannot do what the other does.
Petrified Wood Sculpture
Iain found a piece of petrified wood a few months ago and created this head inspired by the Mayan culture. It is a unique sculpture that would look great in that special place. It would be great as a garden sculpture.
It is available for sale. Contact Iain at firstname.lastname@example.org