“There comes a time in your life, when you walk away from all the drama and people who create it. You surround yourself with people who make you laugh. Forget the bad, and focus on the good. Love the people who treat you right, pray for the ones who don’t. Life is too short to be anything but happy. Falling down is a part of life, getting back up is living.”
I wonder how many pair of gloves he went through to do all these with chicken wire! OUCH!!
This guy is amazing, Hard to believe that he does this with wire….. CHICKEN WIRE SCULPTURE
Born in Nairobi, Kenya, Ivan spent his childhood in Africa, England, Wales and Germany . When not outside enjoying the
Natural environment, Ivan was drawn to all forms of artistic expression, and began drawing birds and African wildlife.
As an adult, Ivan worked mostly in construction, but art was always an important part of his life. Ivan would spend all of his
Spare time learning about art, experimenting and trying to explore each medium to its potential. Ivan exhibited his sculpture
And paintings in group exhibitions at the Guildhall Grantham, before emigrating to Australia in 1994.
He now lives in the Gold Coast Hinterland.
Artist Ivan Lovatt makes remarkably lifelike sculptures of famous folks, icons and wildlife out of poultry chicken wire.