Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Magnuson Park


Lawn sculpture made with nuclear submarine stabilizing fins by the Lake Washington shore

10 comments:

  1. Awesome Ron. I wanted scale on how big a stabilizer is. I used your text as a google search and got this...
    Stabilizer Park
    Nice work. Great place for a frizbee golf hole.

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  2. Your drawing has a very cool Stonehenge feeling. In the photo, I love all that yellow daffodil bounce light on the fins.

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  3. Yessir, the scale of the larger fins are about 8 to 10 feet, the shorter ones are 4 to 5 feet. I'm sure the designer had Stonehenge in mind, it does have that feeling.

    The concrete block between the trees was where I drew, if I have me bearings right.

    Yes, Lawn sharks!! (or orcas... orca, orcii?)

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  4. You type in Magnuson Park, Fin Project, Images, you'll get a lot of photos. Surprisingly few with what this one had...
    Scale

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  5. Amazing structures, they had to stay fixed on the subs when they punched through the arctic ocean ice. Looks like some are taller that what I said.

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  6. Awesome sketches, Thompson! The menace of public land.

    Wonderful stuff. And the bi-plane circling back for another strafing run!

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  7. Very intriguing drawing. I followed Ellis’ link to the photo and looked at a few others. It looks like an interesting park but what’s that plane doing?

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