This elegant and evocative "Spirit" Eagle Sculpture from Starlite Originals and wildlife artist Christopher Pardell is an amazing visual representation of the ancient Native American belief that every living thing has its own spirit, soul or life force. A pair of eagles are engaged in a timeless aerial courtship, captured in brilliant Lucite of the highest clarity as the Eagle Spirit looks on in approval. Handcrafted in the USA from the finest materials available, this inspiring design is limited to a production run of only 500 pieces, making it an exquisite gift for a nature-loving friend or family member.
About Starlite Originals
Starlite Originals celebrates an innovative and gorgeous balance of classic Old World artistic traditions and modern perspectives, methods, materials and styles. This artwork represents the individual visions of the gifted artists that design and sculpt for Starlite Originals Studios, as well as the company's commitment to showcasing new and provocative looks and styles.
Founded in California in 1972 as a family-owned fine art print and publishing company, Starlite Originals has grown to embrace its role as a foundry for innovative emerging artists working in a range of materials. Many Starlite Originals pieces are sculpted in resin and then encased in crystal-clear, hand-carved Lucite.
The creative process at Starlite Originals begins with each artist carefully carving their vision in soft sculptural clay called plasticine. After the first carving, a team of master mold makers craft first-generation models using the traditional "lost-wax" casting method. A variety of metals may be used in each sculpture, including hand-tooled finishing elements like Lucite, wood, brass, fine pewter, copper, and 24k gold vermeil. The vibrant colors in each sculpture are a result of a patina technique using heat, various chemicals, and acid to permanently oxidize the colors to the metal sculpture.