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OverWatch – A Sculpture that Moves You Emotionally

OverWatch Bagpiper Bronze Sculpture by Austin Weishel

Art always finds a way to express emotion and evoke feelings in its viewers, but when combined with history, it creates a powerful representation of our past. My latest sculpture called OverWatch was created from my experience as a firefighter, and it was inspired by the bagpipers who play at countless events and memorial services. […]

New Custom Female Firefighter Sculpture

Golden Fire Department female firefighter custom bronze statue By Austin Weishel

I’m excited to announce that the Golden Fire Department in Golden, Colorado will soon have a new life-sized female firefighter sculpture installed in front of their building. Today, the sculpture is on its way to the bronze factory. This piece will be installed alongside another of my custom firefighter sculptures titled “Follow Your Heart.” The […]

Fallen police officer memorial unveiled in Grand Forks

East Grand Forks Police Chief Mike Hedlund escorts the widow of East Grand Forks patrolman Kenneth Olson to the memorial wall to lay a rose. Matt Henson / WDAY News

Originally published on InForum By Matt Henson Former Grand Forks County Sheriff Bob Rost came up with the idea for Northern Valley Law Enforcement Memorial six years ago. GRAND FORKS — Their sacrifice is now forever engraved in the community. Grand Forks is honoring the lives of officers who have been killed in the line […]

Conroe Police Department, Sergeant Ed Holcomb, Jr.

Bronze statue of Conroe Police Department, Sergeant Ed Holcomb, Jr.

On September 14th, 1982, a heroic legacy was set in motion and remains alive to this very day. Sergeant Ed Holcomb Jr of the Conroe Police Department put his life on the line for citizens everywhere during a domestic dispute call that unfortunately took the life of this admired patriot. His service and fidelity stretched […]

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