Archive for the ‘Sand Sculptures’ Category

Twisted Sand Sculpture Hampton Beach
Although a Bit Disturbing, “Entangled” by Guy-Olivier Deveau Took Second Place in the 2015 Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 19, 2015)

Ogre & Kitten Hampton Beach
This Gentle Ogre, Playing with a Kitten, Was Just One of the Many Entries in This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 1, 2015)

Trojan Horse Hampton Beach
“Flower Power”, Lucinda Wierenga’s Entry in This Year’s Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Competition in New Hampshire, Appears to Be a Reinterpretation of the Ancient Greek Legend of the Trojan Horse (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 20, 2015)


“Emerge”, by Dave Andrews, Was the Third Place Winner at the 2016 Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 1, 2016)

Life Sand Sculpture Hampton Beach
This Masterful Sand Sculpture, Entitled “Life” by Karen Fralich, Won First Prize at This Year’s Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Competition in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 10, 2015)

Role Play
“Role Play”, by Carl D. Jara of Ohio, Was Awarded Fifth Place at the 2015 Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held Last June at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 21, 2015)

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)

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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)


“I Can’t Get This Out of My Head”, by Carl D. Jara of Ohio, Was Awarded Fifth Place in This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 9, 2017)

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A Sand Sculpture Depicting a Bird (Symbolizing Time) Escaping From a Crack in the Face of a Gigantic Pocket Watch Seen During the 2018 Master Sand Sculpting Competition at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 13, 2019)