Archive for the ‘Sand Sculptures’ Category

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
A Sand Sculpture Featuring A Pair of Porpoises and a Gigantic Seahorse Sculpted During the 2018 Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 2, 2019)

Owl Sand Sculpture Hampton Beach.JPG
A Menagerie of Various Kinds of Birds (Including a Parrot, an Eagle, and Two Owls) Seen at This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 27, 2016)

IMG_20181218_235113
A Sand Sculpture of a Nude Female Figure Emerging From a Series of Vertical Rectangular Blocks Seen at This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition Held Last June at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 19, 2018)

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)

Geico Gecco Hampton Beach A
The GEICO Gecko Appears to Be Drag Racing a Dune Buggy Along Hampton Beach During This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 20, 2015)

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)