Award Winning Bronze, Silver & Fine Art Foundry

Limited edition bronze and silver castings

Dinsdale Petch is an award winning artist and innovative bronze founder.

He has built a studio and foundry in the grounds of his home in rural North Devon to feed his passion for creating exquisite works of art.

At Running Dog Art Foundry, Dinsdale and his fellow artists bring a combined experience of over 125 years to the handcrafting of a stunning and varied range of bronzes. Using the best of ancient techniques alloyed with the best of the new they are proud to be continuing in the traditions of the great animalier sculptors and foundries of the last centuries.

Within these pages you will find out more about Running Dog Art Foundry, the growing list of wonderful stockists, news and events, the complex lost wax casting process and over a decade of commissions.

Please contact us if you are interested in our casting services or if there is something special you would like us to create.

The secure online shop is filled with fabulous, original gift ideas all hot cast and hand finished at Running Dog Art Foundry.

Feast upon Dinsdale’s bestselling solid bronze fruit and nuts.

His quirky limited edition miniatures make super christening gifts and choose a Dinsdale Petch original for an anniversary present to be treasured (traditionally, year eight of marriage is the bronze one - for silver and gold please contact us).

Browse and buy a beautiful and growing range of exquisite limited edition bronzes sculpted by talented artists Brian Andrew, Don Sibthorpe and Adam Binder.

You can contact us about bronze work here. Or contact our WebMaster with problems or queries about the website itself here.

Dinsdale Petch - Pouring the bronze