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Developing the idea

Early sketches for the concept

A Strong Theme

The idea for the sculpture emerged from hands-on art workshopswith local groups about what they felt Poole's unique qualities were. Nature was clearly a concept that resonated with the people who talked about the town and its qualities.

The sculptor also had to consider the physical character of the space where the artwork would sit. The shape of the green space and the buildings around it suggested that a series of artworks would work better than a single standalone sculpture. 

Sculptor Michael Condron discusses the process of finding inspiration

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