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                       Natalie Krol

...creator of magical art, a sculptor of monumental and miniature sculpture, wall sculpture and jewelry. Creating art that is always eyecatching, to inspire you to feel as if you’ve reached a deeper part of your soul.

Projects

Granite and Concrete are the materials I used to create this wall of butterflies. 

Brea, California hosts the Brea Medical Clinic which commissioned me to create this work of art. 

Not ...

Granite and Concrete are the materials I used to create this wall of butterflies. 

Brea, ...

I used Gaspar Gasparian for the second time to create my Piano Player in copper repousse'. 

See: Olympic Rhythms to get a fuller explanation of his techniques. 

The piano was cold ...

I used Gaspar Gasparian for the second time to create my Piano Player in copper repousse'. 

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To create this hanging wall piece, I had an 8'x10' piece of stainless steel laser cut with abstract airplane designs, then painted and pasted a large fabric batik beneath the cutout designs.

This ...

To create this hanging wall piece, I had an 8'x10' piece of stainless steel laser cut with abstract ...

My wonderful stone-carving days. 

The Los Angeles County Museum hosted a wonderful King Tut Agamemnon exhibit many years ago. As I walked through the show, I was completely mesmerized by a ...

My wonderful stone-carving days. 

The Los Angeles County Museum hosted a wonderful King ...

Crystals and laser-cut designs, mirror polished stainless steel. 

I created four different designs with crystals and mirror polished stainless steel laser cut outs. When sunlight shines on ...

Crystals and laser-cut designs, mirror polished stainless steel. 

I created four different ...

Eve is number one of a series of 100 different faces that I refer to as the Many Faces of Eve.

I decided to explore many, many different women's faces. I came up with one hundred different ...

Eve is number one of a series of 100 different faces that I refer to as the Many Faces of Eve.

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The largest stainless sculpture created by a woman in 1981. 

Culver City, home of the most movie films ever created in California, invited me to create a sculpture in front of their ...

The largest stainless sculpture created by a woman in 1981. 

Culver City, home of the most ...

An homage to Itzhak Perlman. 

A committee composed of several members from The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Prescott came to my studio to review my artwork. I was delighted to ...

An homage to Itzhak Perlman. 

A committee composed of several members from The Jewish ...

Sometimes my small bronzes are so exciting to me, that I want to see them as huge sculptures.

Six to grow was one of those pieces. After studying the small sculpture, I hired a welder, told him ...

Sometimes my small bronzes are so exciting to me, that I want to see them as huge sculptures.

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I believe that children support the world, especially families in love.

In Love and Loving Support were created as a pair to complement each other. 

I created the macquettes of In Love and ...

I believe that children support the world, especially families in love.

In Love and Loving ...

Fascination with laser cutting on sheet steel. 

I spray painted the raw steel with black and admired the ability of the laser machine to cut such clean designs. This piece was hung in a ...

Fascination with laser cutting on sheet steel. 

I spray painted the raw steel with black ...

It was going to be my "Swan Song." But, I found that creating is always within me. 

As I watched Alanna kneel down to hug Paisley I was overwhelmed by the beauty of this amazing image. The ...

It was going to be my "Swan Song." But, I found that creating is always within me. 

As I ...

I believe that children support the world.

Loving Support and In Love were created as a pair to complement each other. 

I created the macquettes of Loving Support and In Love to share my ...

I believe that children support the world.

Loving Support and In Love were created as a pair to ...

The urgency to create this sculpture was so powerful, that I took my original wax work to a family dinner party and worked on it there.

Having enjoyed my boys when they were babies, I remembered ...

The urgency to create this sculpture was so powerful, that I took my original wax work to a family ...

When I create a new sculpture, many times I envision it as a monumental piece. 

This one I was dreaming of doing a large monument somewhere to mothers and children. The terra cotta table top ...

When I create a new sculpture, many times I envision it as a monumental piece. 

This one I ...

I was asked to fill a pedestal space in front of the Mercury Insurance company in Brea. This is what I envisioned.

As a city, Brea opted to have builders donate 5% of their building fee for ...

I was asked to fill a pedestal space in front of the Mercury Insurance company in Brea. This is ...

From a playground in a state of disrepair, to a living sculpture for children to play on.

Once there was a playground in a state of disrepair. Flat, dusty, narrow areas, lacking color and ...

From a playground in a state of disrepair, to a living sculpture for children to play on.

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When I was teaching at the Windward School in Santa Monica, California, I created a method of stuffing hollow water-based clay with newspaper to build oversized sculptures. This allowed me to use ...

When I was teaching at the Windward School in Santa Monica, California, I created a method of ...

Two tedious years, making weekly appointments with architects, carrying my portfolio, my purse, my slide carousel and a box of slides. I made presentations only to be given a 'Thank you," and "We'll ...

Two tedious years, making weekly appointments with architects, carrying my portfolio, my purse, my ...

It was a really big bull!

On March 11, 1996 The city of Prescott, Arizona dedicated "Silver Tornado".  A cast stainless steel bucking bull, standing 1O feet tall, stretching ...

It was a really big bull!

On March 11, 1996 The city of Prescott, Arizona dedicated "Silver ...

My early years in art school had me drawing daily as well as Saturdays and Sundays. I had discovered the magic elixir of the world. I was totally enmeshed and fascinated drawing everything I saw. ...

My early years in art school had me drawing daily as well as Saturdays and Sundays. I had ...

A selection of stainless pieces I've created. 

Reflections

I was looking out of a window of a hotel in San Francisco, and I saw the reflections of my building in the windows of another ...

A selection of stainless pieces I've created. 

Reflections

I was looking out of a window ...

I am so besotted with Antonio Vivaldi's Four Seasons music that I couldn't rest until I created my homage to his special work. 

I played a recording of the four seasons daily for months. The ...

I am so besotted with Antonio Vivaldi's Four Seasons music that I couldn't rest until I created my ...

When I went to Kaizuka, Japan in 1977, to install Friendship's Tie, Yoshio Nakanishi was the contractor for the installation of my sculpture. 

After installing Friendship's Tie in Japan, the ...

When I went to Kaizuka, Japan in 1977, to install Friendship's Tie, Yoshio Nakanishi was the ...

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