Archisand Creates Oregon Duck’s mascot in sand

Archisand founding member Greg LeBon is an Oregon Alum from the class of 82 – BArch. He is fired up about the recent Ducks success on the football field. He has created this way cool sand sculpture to show his support

see more Duck images on Flickr.
also watch a portion of the duck’s creation below.

Go Ducks!

Archisand to be featured on Tennis Channel’s coverage of the Fed Cup Nov. 6 & 7


On Monday morning, with the Pacific Ocean as the back drop, Archisand created a sand sculpture for the Tennis Channel’s coverage of the Women’s Fed Cup Final Tennis Championship.  Tennis Channel plans to use the sand sculpture throughout its two-day telecast of the event that takes place on November 6th and 7th, beginning at noon each day.  The United States will face Italy at the San Diego Sports Arena in a rematch of last year’s final for the Fed Cup crown. 
Tennis Channel’s coverage of the event begins at noon, make sure to watch and see Archisand—once again—on national television!
More information on the Tennis Channel’s coverage and on the Fed Cup can be found here and here.

Click here for more photos of the Fed Cup Final sand sculpture

Archisand creates 13′ tall 60 ton sand sculpture for the Long Beach Marathon

Archisand replicated the event medal in sand at the Long Beach Marathon held October 17th 2010. Runners took photographs with their completion medal in their hands and the sand sculpture as a back drop. I took Archisand 4 days with 4 sculptors to create the unique back drop. visit the official website of the Long Beach Marathon to learn more about this years event and on how to be a part of next years.

Archisand Helps BICCC get the word out about Children and Custody Court cases.

Archisand created its largest Sand Sculpture – Over 300 tons of sand to create a sand ribbon to be used to sign the names of children that have been effected by the courts in custody cases. The Best Interest of the Child in Court Custody Cases (BICCC) non profit organization recruited the talents of Archisand to help get issues exposed about the adverce effects that the court system is having on the children they are trying to help. Learn more about BICCC  and the event Click Here

To see more photos click on the above image

Custom Sand Sculpture Humvee Draws Public Awareness (and FUN) at DUILA 1st Annual Sand Castle Contest

Big thanks to all those who were a part of the Archisand event in Dana Point Harbor! Locals came out to view the sand castle construction while we raised public awareness with the community buzz and conversations surrounding the “Drug Use Is Life Abuse” campaign.

Teens participated in workshops in advance on how to use professional sand sculpting tools all the while promoting teamwork, cooperation & healthy lifestyle choices.

Have Archisand be a part of your next personal or corporate event including custom workshops for team building and brand awareness!

Archisand to Construct Sand “Humvee” for DUILA 1st Annual Sand Castle Contest September 18th, 2010

Local area high school students will be competing against each other in a Sand Castle Competition at Dana Point Harbor’s Baby Beach (near Ocean Institute). The contest is organized by the Orange County Sheriffs Department, OC Parks, and the Dana Point Harbor. Archisand Professional Sand Sculptors, Inc will be providing the Sand Castle expertise for the event. Archisand will construct a life sized replica of the DUILA Humvee vehicle in sand. The construction of the demonstration sculpture will start on Friday Morning September 17th, and be complete by Saturday afternoon, September 18th. The Sand Castle contest starts Saturday Morning at 9 am with judging at 12 noon. Archisand’s Greg LeBon will be conducting Sand Castle workshops Saturday morning starting at 8:30 am.

Open for public viewing. Please join us Saturday from 9am-1pm!
Casey Juergens puts the finishing touches on this DRUG USE IS LIFE ABUSE Logo Sand Sculpture.
Archisand developed this image sketch for the sculpture to be created this weekend. Come by and see the creative juices from Archisand and the local community high school students.
Concept Sketch for the DUILA event September 18th at Dana Point Harbor’s Baby Beach. Hope to see everyone at the beach…

Archisand Sand Castle Design Featured on “The Doctors”

Aired May 14th (locally in Orange County on KCAL 9), Archisand put their sand sculpture artists to work on the logo design of “The Doctors…” in sand!

The sculpture was created as part of their Summer Health Special Series kick off.

Big thanks to the staff at “The Doctors” for their hospitality. Would love to see you fro next years launch!

Resources for the Sand Castle Maker in You

You’ve decided to take the big step. You’re going to craft your own piece of sand castle real estate.

Congratulations! But as with all challenges, you’ll need to be good and prepared.

Here’s a quick list of products and articles that will help turn you into a professional level sand castle maker – well maybe not quite professional. But it’ll be tons of fun. Enjoy!

Resources:

  • Virtual Sand Castle – Start by designing your very own sand castle on the virtual destination beach of your choice!

Articles: