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Weighed in Nelly

  • Name: Weighed in Nelly
  • Location: Newcastle Racecourse, Newcastle
  • Designed and descorated by: Darren Bird
  • Sponsor: Newcastle Racecourse

Sculpture Description

Darren Bird has worked as a graphic designer for 27 years. Over the last 7 years, he has built up a large following of his ‘Birdie’ racing cartoons and is known in the horse racing world as their cartoonist of choice. ‘Weighed in Nelly’ turns Elmer into a racehorse, complete with a saddle, rug, stirrups and white fluffy noseband. Spot the Polo mint.