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2017 International Sand Sculpting Festival

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This year’s festival will ran from Friday, July 21 to Sunday, July 23, 20 and the centerpiece sculpture featured the U.S.S. Constitution. The 2017 International Sand Sculpting Festival served to provide an artistic representation and celebration of the engineering genius that are Tall Ships. This was a fun event where many thousands of people marveled at many massive, twenty-foot-wide, sand-sculptures recreation of the USS Constitution along with a ten-foot-tall lighthouse.

Sand sculptors for the Solo Competition are as follows:

– Deborah Barrett/Cutulle of Saugus, Massachusetts

– Mélineige Beauregard of Quebec, Canada

– Dan Belcher of St. Louis, Missouri

– Jonathan ‘Jobi’ Bouchard of Montreal, Canada

– Paul Hoggard of Bulgaria

– Dmitry Klimenko of St. Petersburg, Russia

– Sue McGrew of Tacoma, Washington

– Pavel Mylnikov of Moscow, Russia

– Andrius Petkus of Lithuania

– Morgan Rudluff of Santa Cruz, California

– Susanne Ruesler of Ultrecht, Netherlands

– Steve Topazio of Tiverton, Rhode Island

– Nikolay Torkov of Moscow, Russia

– Leonardo Ugolini of Forli, Italy

– Marianne van den Broek of Key West, Florida

– Abe Waterman of Prince Edward Island, Canada