RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 - Invasive Species
Client: Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA)/DEFRA
These larger than life models were commissioned by the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA, part of DEFRA) for their exhibit 'Don't Risk It!' at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022. Designed to raise awareness of plant pests, diseases and invasive species, the stand showcases the models of insects shown below. The models were made using a combination of digitally sculpted parts then 3D printed, along with traditional clay sculpture and model making techniques.
Scale: 8:1 (approx.)
Scale: 20:1 (approx.)
Red Necked Longhorn Beetle
Scale: 5:1 (approx.)
The models are presented here on the stand set back in 400mm3 recessed boxes: