Mermaid

2012 ArtPrize Entry
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This life size carving of a mermaid and dolphin is carved from a single piece of maple. It stands 7 and 1/2 feet tall and weighs close to 400 pounds. It took five months to complete, including 6 weeks spent carving the approximately 2,000 scales on her tail.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: 3
  • Medium: Maple wood
  • Width: 3
  • Year created: 2012
  • Height: 7

Venue & Connection Information

There will be no special requirements for the installation of this piece, other than a space large enough for it. I would like it to be displayed outside.

Venue Considerations
  • Special Lighting needed: No
  • Internet needed: No
  • Indoor Space needed: No
  • Outdoor Space needed: Yes
  • Audio/Video needed: No
  • Electrical needed: No

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