Crayon Garden Sculpture, Lubbock, Texas

crayon garden art sculpture

While I find this to be stunningly beautiful as a piece of art, I can’t help but wonder about the practicality of this particular landscape installation.  Using thousands of large crayons, artist Herb Williams created a field of sculpture flames for Unwanted Visitor: Portrait of Wildfire at the National Ranching Heritage Center in Lubbock, Texas.  My concern….will these not melt in the hot Texas sun?  Perhaps it is only temporary, it would certainly be a fantastic permanent display.

crayon garden art sculpture

images from lost at e minor

Comments are closed.

Blog Comments

I believe that that is part of the plan for the sculptures–the heat causing an ever-changing work of art. Very cool.

Wow! The photos at the link of the artist and crew assembling the pieces are really interesting.

Hey,

Love the blog, you def have a new follower.

I was wondering if you knew what kind of plants are good for heavily shaded gardens? we have a tiny tiny city garden, but it is surrounded by big oak trees which i suspect are sucking the life out of everything, couple that with it not getting an ounce of sun and me being a complete novice, i’ve no idea what to plant in there, everything from last year died.

thanks for your help!!

door251.com

Other Posts You Might Like...

The Petrified Carpet collection by Studio ossidiana - concrete garden art.
Posted by rochellegreayergmail-com | December 4, 2016
Sight Unseen has a great writeup about Dutch Design Week (October 21-29, 2016). There were many interesting items, but a couple caught my eye.  Created by Studio Ossidiana, these concrete pieces are really special. I love...
condessa coffee by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com art by andrew catanses titled: Revelation in the Garden
Posted by rochellegreayergmail-com | September 20, 2016
Two days in Atlanta at the Garden Writers Association conference are in the rear view mirror.  But before I forget, I want to share three quick travel thoughts related to Atlanta,...
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower center garden by Rochelle Greayer www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle-greayer | March 28, 2016
Skipping around this morning, I came across this quote from Lady Bird Johnson and I fell in love with her, again.  Every time I read this quote, I feel I...