Carl Swanson

Carl Swanson

Carl L Swanson works as a sculptor using ceramics, wood, stone and metal in particular forged steel. He is an academician of the Royal West of England Academy and a professional member of the British Artist Blacksmith Association. He teaches ceramics and sculpture part time. Having grown up in the countryside his work is often inspired by nature especially plant growth and the seasons. His other inspiration through his own experience and research is military architecture, armour and weapons.