Lonesome George Sculpture

Lonesome George - a life size sculpture of the Giant Galapagos Tortoise
Made during my prop making studies at RADA
Carved polystyrene with a central steel framework
Shell made from plasterzote foam, eyes; clear cast resin
Dimensions - 1.5 metres high / 1.5 metres long

Lonesome George was the last known individual of the Pinta Island Tortoise and was labeled the rarest creature in the world
He sadly died in June 2012