The Swooping Swallow Weathervane
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About My Work
J. Donald Felix has been making weathervanes , copper weathervanes ,working with copper since the age of fifteen, starting as an apprentice. Twelve years later he decided to start his own business as an artist, creating handmade copper weathervanes and sculptures. Don acquired the skills needed to hand form copper without the use of molds.
Don has earned a reputation for reproducing antique weathervanes.as well as custom weathervanes, As a wildlife enthusiast he also creates nature's creatures in copper with his own unique style and is able to give "life" to his weathervanes. Don also follows nature in his copper wall sculptures, depicting natural scenes with a fine balance of trees and grasses. In addition, Don creates hand pounded copper sconces and traditional copper lighting.
Don Felix specializes in custom weathervanes, able to produce any style weathervane from a photograph. He has earned a reputation for quality and integrity. Many of his weathervanes grace the inside of homes as sculpture. Don admits - "customers may have to wait a few months for their order. I take the time to do the best job possible. I take a lot of pride in my work." Don's handmade copper weathervanes and weathervane sculptures can be found in places all over the world, people collect his wind-vanes as weathervane art. Very few artists create handmade copper weathervanes and weathervane sculpture as beautiful as Don's.
This website is designed to show an overview of the copper work created by Don Felix. There is always a new design in the works, so please inquire. If you do not see what you are looking for please call Don at 603-474-2225 - Don will design anything for you!