Choosing a garden statue can be a challenge if you are not sure what type of material you want your statue to be made of. Other factors to consider include price, size, whether your garden statue will be used as an indoor or outdoor display and if you want the statue to be permanently placed or moveable. Bronze garden statues are a great way to accessorize an existing garden or to start building a new garden that is centered around the statue. There are many different types of garden statues but none quite the same as bronze garden statues. The difference between bronze and other materials is that bronze allows for detailed etching design and duplication of whatever design you choose if creating a custom statue. Bronze tends to offer a degree of beautiful detailing that is not replicated with the use of some materials.
Bronze garden statues can recreate the look of an antique surface for various styles and shapes and is often found in angels and other figurine type garden statues. For those who love garden statues of children, bronze materials allow for creation of garden statues which demonstrate colorful detail such as the folds of childrens clothing and buttons or zippers on their pants and shirts.
Bronze works well in indoor and outdoor gardens and given a beautiful appearance of a polished finish that wears well year after year without the maintenance that statues made of other materials require. Bronze garden statues are perfect for animal shapes such as ducks, rabbits and swans. Bronze is also excellent for recreating a polished finish for all weather statutes fashioned like small shrubs that never watering, fertilizing or trimming.
If you are looking for a long lasting material that is relatively easy to clean and can be fashioned in several shades, bronze garden statues are a good choice. Bronze garden statues can be made into creative designs and are particularly popular in religious pieces such as angels and other garden statues which include fountains. A small garden statue can be the perfect gift for someone who is just started off their garden or for the accomplished gardener who has an assortment of flowers and decorative items but no garden statue.
Another feature that makes bronze garden statues a good choice is their price. Some lawn and garden retailers carry readymade bronze statues that you can purchase right off the shelves. Many manufacturers have web sites where you can place an order for a custom made bronze garden statue if you wish. Either way, a bronze garden statue can make a great gift or perfect addition to the garden that has almost everything.
Bronze garden statues are made of a durable material that is capable of withstanding many different types of elements but if you are placing your statue in an outdoor garden, be sure to take note of any recommendations that address elements such as direct sunlight, extreme heat and extreme cold so that your statue has the longest possible garden life.