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Tree of life gate - unpainted WIP
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Artist // Professional // Varied
  • May 14
  • South Africa
  • Deviant for 9 years
  • He / Him
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My Bio
Hi , my name is Derek , I am a blacksmith/sculptor/painter . I work in South Africa but am available for sculpture and furniture commissions all over the world . My furniture expresses my love for nature and my sculptures express my love of freedom . Hope you enjoy my work , peace and love .

Current Residence: South Africa
Favourite genre of music: Reggae , hip hop , dancehall and outdoor trance under full moons
Favourite style of art: outdoor sculpture
Operating System: life
Shell of choice: Cowrie
Skin of choice: soft
Favourite cartoon character: George Bush
Personal Quote: When the power of love overcomes the love for power, the world will know peace - Jimi Hendrix

Favourite Visual Artist
David Brown , Gaudi , Picasso - so many , all
Favourite Movies
V for vendetta
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
all the Marleys , Led Zepplin , Pink flyod , Bob dylan , Peter Tosh
Favourite Writers
Iain M Banks Raymond E Feist Ted Simon Robert Fisk
Tools of the Trade
hands and imagination .
Other Interests
Fire dancing , Swimming , moonlight , motorbikes , travelling , painting , sculpture

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glasslingerProfessional Artisan Crafter
Have a great Birthday, Derek!..
shanti1971Professional General Artist
Thank you for the well wishes , hope you are happy and smiling
glasslingerProfessional Artisan Crafter
Awesome work here Derek! Have a great week..
myselfonly General Artist
Hiya,
Very Amazing gallery!! =)
shanti1971Professional General Artist
Thank you , had a look at your gallery too , beautiful work !
myselfonly General Artist
It's my pleasure!
Thank you soo much!! =)