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Brenda Angel, Sculptress Broward Law Enforcement Memorial

Press Release For Immediate Release October 2nd, 2011. Contact Information: The Artist: Brenda Angel (918) 720-3642 The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial: Director, Chris Stilwell (954) 520-5325 K-9 Advisor, Marc Plunske (954) 914-5802

Brenda Angel of Sculpt America has finished the first of four life-size sculptures for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial. (See Photos #1-4) The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial will be located on one acre of Markham Park, in Sunrise Florida. The Dedication ceremony and unveiling is scheduled for May, 2012. The ground breaking was held in February, 2011. (See Photos #5 - #7) Brenda Angel (maiden name, Brenda Crocker) was the chosen Artist for this commission. She and several other studios responded to the call for an artist to sculpt this memorial giving honor to the fallen officers of Broward County, Florida. Angel is the only Artist willing to sculpt four custom pieces specifically for this project which will contain two officers, Chris Stilwell and Lt. Rob Laubenberger, in the standing Honor Guard position; Sgt. Carla Mertes in a kneeling position, and K-9 Officer Marc Plunske’s partner, Rex lll. (See Photo #8) Angel who was born in South Florida and raised in Miramar, Broward County, Florida currently lives in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma but is on location in Broward County sculpting this Memorial. She is honored by this opportunity to give back to the community that she loves so much. (See Photo #9) The sculptures will be in bronze, which is called the eternal medium because it will last for hundreds possibly thousands of years. This legacy of the Officers of Broward County who have spent their lives serving our community will be on permanent display, open to the public at Markham Park. www.Brenda-Angel.com

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Photo # 1 Brenda Angel finishes the sculpture of Officer and Director, Chris Stilwell; the first of four life-size sculptures for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial.


Photo # 2 Brenda Angel finishes the sculpture of Officer and Director, Chris Stilwell; the first of four life-size sculptures for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial.


Photo # 3 Brenda Angel finishes the sculpture of Officer and Director, Chris Stilwell; the first of four life-size sculptures for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial.


Photo # 4 Brenda Angel finishes the sculpture of Officer and Director, Chris Stilwell; the first of four life-size sculptures for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial.


Photo # 5 Broward Law Enforcement sign at Markham Park, Sunrise, Florida.


Photo # 6 Ground Breaking, held in February, 2011 for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial.


Photo # 7 Ground Breaking, held in February, 2011 for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial.


Photo # 8 Brenda Angel is currently working on the second standing officer, Lt. Rob Laubenberger, in the Honor Guard position for The Broward Law Enforcement Memorial.


Photo #9 The Artist / Sculptress, Brenda Angel.

Video clip of the finishing of the first sculpture for the Broward law Enforcement Memorial: http://vimeo.com/29660080


Brenda Angel Completes the First Sculpture for the Broward Law Enforcement Memorial