Dave Allred Sculpture Fly Fishing
David Allred, artist, sculptor, teacher, sportsman and wildlife enthusiast, received his degree in art and teaching credential from the University of Utah. The majority of is art work reflects his intense interests in the outdoors. Using a variety of metals and woods, Allred celebrates nature. Use of these exciting materials entices Allred toward an endless array of possibilities. Birds, fish animals and sportsmen are major subjects, treated with reverence and attention to detail. Insects and fishing flies become shining works of art under his torch. Each piece is unique, individually conceived and executed by the artist.
Awards and recognition have come in exhibitions and shows. Who’s Who in California recognized him in the 1981 edition. His productions have been displayed in galleries as well as be some of the most prominent and distinguished names in the sporting world including Abercrombie and Fitch, Cabela’s, Eddie Bauer, Orvis and Wild Wings.
An avid sportsman, Allred is active in organizations dedicated to the protection and preservation of wildlife and habitat. He lives and works out of his studio in Redding, California with his wife, Terry.