Artist Turns Old Hubcaps Into Awesome Animal Sculptures
This is some cool stuff. Ptolemy Elrington is an artist who takes old discarded hubcaps and transforms them into amazing animal scultpures. Currently based in Brighton, England, these hubcap creatures are getting quite the positive reaction. Elrington concentrates on creating sculptures of natural forms from found and recycled materials. Currently he uses a variety of materials including shopping trolleys, scrap metal and car wheel trims which he re-shapes into a variety of life forms. Let’s take a look at some of his awesome artistic creations below:
he has quite the resume and has worked with everyone from DEFRA (formerly MAFF), The Eden Project, Kenwood, the R.S.P.B., The Environment Agency, WWF, Essex County Council, Brighton County Council, Ronseal, Anglian Water, East Coast Trains and Ecover. TV appearances include Richard and Judy, Blue Peter, Smart and Art Attack and Collectors Lot. Follow him below.