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Skyline on the Beach – Finalists

Had a look at the carving progress at sunset on Saturday.  The detail is had to capture, but here are a few that I thought stood out.  The artists are spraying their creations with glue mixed with water which is meant to protect them against wind damage.  A lot of the pieces have wires sticking… Continue reading Skyline on the Beach – Finalists

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Friday Morning Sculpting

See the full gallery on Posterous   Most of the sculptors are busy carving their creations from the top down.  Five of the artists have told me that this is their full time job.  Some say that sand sculpting competitions are part of what their business does in addition to creating exhibits for fairs or… Continue reading Friday Morning Sculpting

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Emerging Beach Skyline a Treat

Every November in southwest Florida, the town of Ft. Myers Beach (which is also an island) holds a sandsculpting festival, http://www.sandsculptingfestival.com .  This year there are 17 "Master Sand Sculptors" who come from Texas, California, Canada, the Carolinas St. Louis and even Eastern Europe to compete for the title and the chance to compete in… Continue reading Emerging Beach Skyline a Treat