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Architectural Sculpture

Architectural Sculpture

Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving

Polystyrene / styrofoam carving of architectural detail made for Qatar. Covered in a layer of plaster for durability.

Smilin' Sam's Western

Smilin' Sam's Western

Polystyrene Styrofoam Set Carving

Sculpture Studios' largest project to date. Ressurected footage from 1996. Made for Smilin' Sam's entertainment areas. Produced 360 individual panels in an old western themed style to cover 15 thousand square feet of space. Made from polystyrene / styrofoam, fire protected, and artworked. Installed permanently in three different locations around the UK.

Chessington World of Adventures Dragon Falls

Chessington World of Adventures Dragon Falls

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Ride Sculpture

Seven metre long dragon theme park ride. Polystyrene / styrofoam carving then cast in GRP with structural metal work support, fixed to the Dragon Falls log flume ride.

Chessington World of Adventures Buddha Faces

Chessington World of Adventures Buddha Faces

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Ride Sculpture

First a maquette was made and approved, then a full scale polystyrene / styrofoam carving was created, approximately 12 metres tall. Two heads were then produced in glass fibre and positioned either side of the Dragon Falls theme park ride.

Peppa Pig World Characters

Peppa Pig World Characters

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving - Fibreglass Moulding

Characters from the popular children's television program, created for Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park. The theme parks 2018 new rides include the Queen's Flying Coach Ride and Grampy Rabbit's Sailing Club. Figures first carved from polystyrene, and moulded and cast from glass fibre. Painted and artworked with 1k car body paints, with internal metalwork for the arms and legs.

Giant BFG Inspired Feet

Giant BFG Inspired Feet

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Giant feet and legs created for the Redbridge Primary School in Ilford. Carved from polystyrene / styrofoam, with a blanket coat of glass fibre and artworked. Inspired by the recent movie release of The BFG, to be left as a gift for the children of the school.

Giant Mushrooms

Giant Mushrooms

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Giant mushrooms created for Tropical Birdland in Leicester. Carved from polystyrene / styrofoam, and covered witha blanket coat of glass fibre, finished, and artworked with 2k car body paints. Designed to light up and be displayed on a fairy walk for children.

Welsh Red Dragon

Welsh Red Dragon

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Welsh inspired stone red dragon, carved from polystyrene / styrofoam, with a blanket coat of glass fibre and a flexible concrete render. Artworked to resemble red stone, and positioned to hold a flag pole.

Acorns and Trees

Acorns and Trees

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving - Fibreglass Moulding

Giant Acorns carved from polystyrene / styrofoam, moulded and cast in glass fibre. Two trees, carved from polystyrene / styrofoam with a blanket coat of fibreglass, finished with fake leaves. All created for the Hartsholme Academy in Lincoln.

Amazon Swamp Trees

Amazon Swamp Trees

Fibreglass Moulding

A production of nine Amazon swamp trees, made from glass fibre, taken from silicone rubber moulds, broken down into sections, painted and artworked for display exhibition set.

Giant Tentacle

Giant Tentacle

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Giant tentacle, carved from polystyrene, finished in glass fibre and airbrushed. Created for Miss Aniela art and fashion photographer, for the promotional launch of the new Nikon D810.

Giant Anchors

Giant Anchors

Fibreglass Moulding

Created for a company called Tattu, these anchors were carved from polystyrene / styrofoam, had a glass fibre production mould made, and casts made from fibreglass. 2meters long, with internal space for metalwork and lights.

Space Set

Space Set

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Space set created for the 2016 Clydesdale Bank commercial. Commissioned by Philip Shaw from Plumred Limited, created from polystyrene / styrofoam, and rendered with plaster of paris. Scenery created as one of multiple sets for the television advert.

Large Fibreglass Hands Sculpture

Large Fibreglass Hands Sculpture

Fibreglass Tables and Stools

Sculpting large hands for stools and tables. Carved in polystyrene / styrofoam, production moulds made and casts in glass fibre. These hands will eventually be finished in a chrome paint effect.

Chessington World of Adventures Rodeo Cowboy

Chessington World of Adventures Rodeo Cowboy

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Ride Sculpture

Polystyrene / styrofoam carving four metre tall then finished in glass fibre sculpture created for Chessington World of Adventures theme park. Metal work fixed internally.

Mossy Polystyrene / Styrofoam Rocks

Mossy Polystyrene / Styrofoam Rocks

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Mossy Rocks, carved from polystyrene / styrofoam and rendered with a flexible concrete. Created for Cotswold Outdoor shop window displays around the UK

Mobile Caving Rock Tunnel

Mobile Caving Rock Tunnel

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Large rock caving tunnel, created on a trailer for a mobile caving childrens attraction. Existing tubes made from glass fibre. Clad in polystyrene / styrofoam and carved. Stickyback foil with a layer of fibreglass. Spray on concrete texture render, and art worked.

Thomas the Tank Engine for Mothercare

Thomas the Tank Engine for Mothercare

Fibreglass Display Items

Mothercare Thomas the Tank Engine shop display units. Patterns, moulds and several casts made from fibreglass and then painted. Used in themed event.

Cradle of History Monument

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Exhibition Display

Public sculpture for Gibraltar. Polystyrene / styrofoam carving then made from glass fibre, made to with stand the weather in Spain. This was placed to remember all the different historical events connected to Gibraltar.

Valentino Nightclub Sculptures

Valentino Nightclub Sculptures

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Figures

Themed nightclub entrance. First a polystyrene / styrofoam carving was made, then moulded in glass fibre with internal structural support.

Shadow Battle Games Console Display

Shadow Battle Games Console Display

Fibreglass Exhibition Stand

American themed fantasy exhibition stand for new interactive games console. Made from glass fibre with internal metalwork to hold flat screens and games console units.

Pink Floyd's Syd Barrett Polystyrene Sculpture

Pink Floyd's Syd Barrett Polystyrene Sculpture

Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving Figure

A 7 metre tall polystyrene / styrofoam carving of a Syd Barrett head with a textured finish. Produced for a video promotion. Made strong but light enough to be carried by students.

Fibreglass Reindeers

Fibreglass Reindeers

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving, Glass Fibre Moulding

Fibreglass reindeers, carved from polystyrene, glass fibre moulded and cast, for a christmas themed fairground ride.

Nintendo Interactive Totem Pole

Nintendo Interactive Totem Pole

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Display Sculpture

Interactive games console stand. Polystyrene / styrofoam carving finished in fibreglass, used for themed event. Totem pole standing 3m tall, made for Nintendo with interactive games holder.

Grey Horse

Grey Horse

Fibreglass Moulding

Grey Mottled horse, cast from glass fibre, life size, with airbrush artwork. Liftable between two people.

Large Scale Fruit Display Items

Large Scale Fruit Display Items

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Models

Large scale prop fruit for touring exhibition display. Large fruit polystyrene / styrofoam carvings and cast in glass fibre, with a car body finish and airbrush art worked. Used to theme an exhibition area.

Moon Bar

Moon Bar

Plaster Cast Fibreglass Wall

A glass fibre wall, designed to resemble the moon's texture. Fitted on location to enhance a themed bar area. Originally carved in polystyrene / styrofoam and moulded in plaster.

Disney Backdrop Theming

Disney Backdrop Theming

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

Creating backdrop displays for a school, in the style of Disney-esque sets. Carved from polystyrene / styrofoam and then artwork with emulsion paints.

Christmas Shop Display Props

Christmas Shop Display Props

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Clay Decorative Sculptures

Polystyrene / styrofoam and clay carvings, creating Christmas themed props for shop display window decoration.

Mothercare World Themed Play Room

Mothercare World Themed Play Room

Plaster Wall Theming

Many fibrous plaster wall sections depicting the Enchanted Forest for Mothercare World. 52 panels in total, placed together and painted. Each panel is eight foot by four foot.

Harwood Installations Custom Furniture

Harwood Installations Custom Furniture

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Furniture

Seating area based on a set of teeth, an interactive wall and a large toothpaste reception desk. All made from polystyrene / styrofoam carvings then finished in FR grade glass fibre. To theme a dentist waiting room. The teeth bench contained seats for children to sit on while watching a large screen.

Alton Towers Whale Float

Alton Towers Whale Float

Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving & Fibreglass Float

Themed float for midday parade at Alton Towers theme park. One float of many types, made from a polystyrene / styrofoam carving and then coated with glass fibre.

Giant Snakes

Giant Snakes

Polystyrene / Styrofoam & FibreglThemed Sculptures

2 snakes, initially carved from a polystyrene / styrofoam, then moulded and cast in glass fibre for the Rameses Revenge ride at Chessington World of Adventures. The snakes were carved to look like giant cobras wrapped around a pole as if entwined, with the fibreglass painted.

Thorpe Park Strong Man Figure

Thorpe Park Strong Man Figure

Fibreglass Theme Figure

A free standing man, carved from polystyrene / styrofoam, finished in fibreglass with a metalwork structure and airbrush painted. Also made to accept TV monitors in each of the weights.

Sun Stone Tablet

Sun Stone Tablet

Fibreglass & Stone Sculpture

A semi-relief sculpture, made from glass fibre and a stone mix. It was then sandblasted back to expose stone surface. Eight tablets were made in all, each with a different theme.

Stag / Reindeer Head Christmas Prop

Stag / Reindeer Head Christmas Prop

Polystyrene / Styrofoam Carving

A polystyrene / styrofoam Christmas decoration for an exhibition display. Working from an actual tree ornament, the object was scaled up and carved in polystyrene / styrofoam as two parts (reindeer head and shield) before being fixed together. A layer of soft filler, painted and varnished with FEV.

Ralph Colti: Hips, Lips & Breasts

Ralph Colti: Hips, Lips & Breasts

Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving & Fibreglass Theatre Set

Polystyrene / styrofoam carving of a large pair of hip, lips and breasts for an opera. Produced in sections with the final finish in fibreglass.

Private Commission Tree Partitioning

Private Commission Tree Partitioning

Fibreglass Custom Furniture

Custom built children’s furniture to partition a bedroom without the use of walls. Tree stumps and other bedroom furniture made from fibreglass and painted.

Lego Manchester Miniland Landscape

Lego Manchester Miniland Landscape

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Set Building

Each set built from a polystyrene / styrofoam carving, finished in fibreglass and rendered in concrete, to represent a part of England. Made in modules to fit together on site ready to be dressed with Lego buildings.

Lord Mayor's Show Float Prop

Lord Mayor's Show Float Prop

Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving Prop

Larger than life polystyrene carving of a head logo. Carved from polystyrene and art worked in emulsion paints.

Thorpe Park Bird Totem Pole

Thorpe Park Bird Totem Pole

Fibreglass Theme Sculpture

Bird totem pole made from glass fibre, with structural metal work to be planted into the ground and finished in long lasting paint. Four made in all.

Giant Bowl & Mug

Giant Bowl & Mug

Large Fibreglass Props

Made from glassfibre and finished to a high gloss standard. The bowl was made in four sections which could be bolted together with a perfect invisible seam line. Both bowl and mugs were extremely durable.

Chessington World of Adventures Carousel Shop Surrounding Boards

Chessington World of Adventures Carousel Shop Surrounding Boards

Fibreglass Decorative Boarding

Shops surrounds for a theme park in the style of a carousel, made from glass fibre.

Juvenile Ride Diggers & Jeeps

Juvenile Ride Diggers & Jeeps

Fibreglass Children Rides

Small diggers and jeeps made for juvenile rides. Patterns, moulds and final casts were made from glassfibre and finished in 2K paints.

Horseshoe Archway

Horseshoe Archway

Fibreglass Doorway Theming

Fibreglass archway made to resemble marble. The back of the arch has neon tube lighting up the peripheral edge, giving a warm glow.

Polystyrene Styrofoam Gladstone Kiln

Polystyrene Styrofoam Gladstone Kiln

Polystyrene Kiln Sculpture

Small scale model of Gladstone kiln. Made from polystyrene / styrofoam and protected with scrim. Painted with firecheck paints then French enamel varnish to add colour. Also with interior lighting.

Truck Front Sculpture

Truck Front Sculpture

Polystyrene Styrofoam Vehicle Display

Polystyrene / styrofoam carving and covered in scrim. Made for short display for a cash and carry company exhibition.

Large Basildon Council Birthday Cake

Large Basildon Council Birthday Cake

Polystyrene Styrofoam Float Prop

A large polystyrene / styrofoam carving of birthday cake made for Basildon County Council to celebrate their 40th birthday. Made to go onto the back of a flatbed lorry in a carnival.

American Footballers for Dodgems Ride

American Footballers for Dodgems Ride

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Figures

Polystyrene / styrofoam carving of footballer figure. Production mould made and six casts taken in fibreglass for a bumper car ride.

Michelin Giant Cake Float

Michelin Giant Cake Float

Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving Float Display

Large polystyrene / styrofoam carving of a cake, celebrating Michelin's 100th anniversary, to sit on top of a float in the Lord Mayor's Show, London. A one day only display.

Basildon Eastgate Log Cabin

Basildon Eastgate Log Cabin

Themed Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving Set Building

Santa's Grotto made for a shopping centre in Basildon Eastgate. A reusable display and props made from a fire-rated polystyrene / styrofoam carving and scrim.

Thorpe Park Giant Octopus

Thorpe Park Giant Octopus

Theme Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Sculpture

A giant octopus polystyrene / styrofoam carving, with moulds then taken and cast in fibreglass, made for Thorpe Park. Made from glass fibre with a durable paint finish plus internal metal work.

Quilters Pub School Theming

Quilters Pub School Theming

Polystyrene Styrofoam & Fibreglass Scenic Set

Court yard themed area made to look like old school playground with running water and light effects. Polystyrene / styrofoam carving finished in fibreglass and painted.

Library Boat Trolley for Tilbury School

Library Boat Trolley for Tilbury School

Polystyrene Styrofoam Carving

Made to encourage children's literature. Concepts taken from children’s drawings were incorporated into the end design, which was a polystyrene / styrofoam carving, coated in glass fibre, set on wheels and magnetic painted for the children to add sea creatures, fish and shells to the boat's surface. Deemed a great success.

Postal address:

Sculpture Studios
Unit 3F Harvey Road
Nevendon Industrial Estate
Basildon Essex
SS13 1DA
England
Contact details

Telephone: +44(0)1268 726470

Email: aden.hynes@hotmail.com

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