Driftwood Sculpture

Photo credit: James Doran-Webb via My Modern Met

James Doran-Webb is a sculptor who specializes in using pieces of driftwood to create mind-boggling creatures that appear to be in motion. Whether it be horses, rabbits, birds, and even dragons, these pieces are all made from fused pieces of driftwood that mimic large swaths of hair or fur. Energetic lines keep our eyes moving and invoke emotion. Continue reading for more picture and information.

“To craft his gorgeous artwork, Webb collects driftwood of varying sizes that form along the shorelines and riverbeds of the Philippines. The wood is from a number of indigenous hearty species, which were all dense enough to withstand many years of extreme tropical climate and intense frosts,” said My Modern Met.