Archive for the ‘Giant Objects’ Category

Giant Bobblehead Polar Park 2A
A Statue of an Old-Timey Baseball Player in the Form of a Gigantic Bobblehead Seen at Polar Park,  the Home of the Worcester Red Sox

Giant Crab
Buster, the World’s Largest Inflatable Crab, Straddles the Roof of The Sole Proprieter Seafood Restaurant On Highland Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 7, 2014)

water-nymph-and-frog-hampton-beach-n
Karen Fralich’s Sand Sculpture Entitled “Tiny Warrior” Depicting a Sea Nymph and a Frog Won Third Place at This Past June’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 25, 2017)

Sand Sculpture Game of Life 2A
“Together in the Game of Fate”, Dave Andrew’s Sand Sculpture of Anthropomorphic Chess Pieces Leaning Against Each Other Amidst the Rubble of a Smashed Board, Won Fifth Place in This Year’s Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Competition in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 8, 2015)

Giant Boot L.L. Bean
A Seventeen Foot Tall Rubber-Soled Hunting Boot Stands Outside the L. L. Bean Flagship Store in Freeport, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 3, 2016)

Giant Jackolantern3
The Only Way to Enter the Halloween Outlet (The World’s Largest Year-Round Halloween Store) on West Boylston Street in Worcester, MA Is Through the Grinning Mouth of This Giant Carnivorous Jack-O-Lantern (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 25, 2014)


A Giant Lobster Holds a Humongous Ice Cream Cone in His Right Claw Outside of Ben & Bill’s Chocolate Emporium on Main Street in Bar Harbor, Maine

grand-slam-2
A Sand Sculpture Depicting a Boston Red Sox Player Belting a Grand Slam (Featuring an Anthropomorphic Baseball) Spotted During This Summer’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 24, 2017)

Town Common, Southbridge, MA
Although Not a Gargoyle or a Grotesque, or Even a Statue, I Can’t Resist Posting This Photo of “Spectacular AO”, a Steel Sculpture of a Gigantic Pair of Black Horned-Rimmed Eyeglasses on the Southbridge Town Common Paying Tribute to the American Optical Company (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 13, 2014)

chess-knights-wam-a (1)
A Pair of Giant Black Knight Chess Pieces (in the Form of Abstract Horse Heads) Stand on the Sidelines After Being Captured in a Game of Oversize Chess Played in the Courtyard of the Worcester Art Museum (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 18, 2016)