Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: The sand

  1. #1
    Senior Member Array aamirbati's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Country: United Arab Emirates
    Rep Power

    The sand

    Sand art is the practice of modelling sand into an artistic form, such as a sand brushing, sand sculpture, sandpainting, or sand bottles. A sand castle is a type of sand sculpture resembling a miniature building, often a castle.
    The two basic building ingredients, sand and water, are available in abundance on a sandy beach, so most sand play takes place there, or in a sandpit. Tidal beaches generally have sand that limits height and structure because of the shape of the sand grains. Good sand sculpture sand is somewhat dirty, having silt and clay that helps lock the irregular shaped sand grains together.
    Sand castles are typically made by children, simply for the fun of it, but there are also sand sculpture contests for adults that involve large, complex constructions. The largest Sandcastle made in a contest was 18 ft. tall, the owner, Ronald Malcnujio, a 5 ft. high man, had to use several ladders, each the height of the sand castle. His sculpture consisted of 1 ton of sand and 10 litres of water, to sculpt.
    Ukrainian talent contest winner, Kseniya Simonova, gained worldwide fame and became an online phenomenon with her sand painting which depicted World War II and how her family had been separated by the war.

    Name:  Slide1.jpg
Views: 3635
Size:  107.4 KBName:  Slide2.jpg
Views: 3547
Size:  88.6 KB


  2. #2
    Senior Member Array aamirbati's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Country: United Arab Emirates
    Rep Power
    Name:  Slide14.jpg
Views: 3397
Size:  126.8 KBName:  Slide13.jpg
Views: 3395
Size:  131.3 KBName:  Slide12.jpg
Views: 3382
Size:  95.3 KBName:  Slide11.jpg
Views: 3361
Size:  118.8 KBName:  Slide10.jpg
Views: 3361
Size:  72.6 KBName:  Slide9.jpg
Views: 3338
Size:  106.0 KBName:  Slide8.jpg
Views: 3335
Size:  97.5 KBName:  Slide16.jpg
Views: 3411
Size:  123.3 KBName:  Slide7.jpg
Views: 3266
Size:  89.8 KBName:  Slide6.jpg
Views: 3289
Size:  87.3 KBName:  Slide5.jpg
Views: 3304
Size:  115.0 KBName:  Slide4.jpg
Views: 3246
Size:  86.9 KBName:  Slide3.jpg
Views: 3240
Size:  103.6 KBName:  Slide15.jpg
Views: 3263
Size:  146.4 KB

  3. #3
    Senior Member Array aamirbati's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Country: United Arab Emirates
    Rep Power
    Name:  Slide29.jpg
Views: 3211
Size:  78.6 KBName:  Slide28.jpg
Views: 3214
Size:  82.6 KBName:  Slide27.jpg
Views: 3254
Size:  110.1 KBName:  Slide26.jpg
Views: 3190
Size:  106.9 KBName:  Slide25.jpg
Views: 3194
Size:  88.0 KBName:  Slide24.jpg
Views: 3179
Size:  63.9 KBName:  Slide23.jpg
Views: 3215
Size:  64.8 KBName:  Slide22.jpg
Views: 3214
Size:  68.7 KBName:  Slide21.jpg
Views: 3156
Size:  68.1 KBName:  Slide20.jpg
Views: 3155
Size:  140.2 KBName:  Slide19.jpg
Views: 3152
Size:  114.9 KBName:  Slide18.jpg
Views: 3141
Size:  59.7 KBName:  Slide17.jpg
Views: 3195
Size:  125.0 KBName:  Slide30.jpg
Views: 3139
Size:  98.7 KBName:  Slide31.jpg
Views: 3157
Size:  109.9 KB

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Sand art
    By aamirbati in forum Around the World
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-12-2010, 12:12 PM
  2. Footprints in the Sand
    By heesaf in forum Inspirations
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-27-2009, 10:03 PM
  3. Sand Wonders
    By mrina in forum Pictures
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 05-23-2009, 07:56 PM
  4. sand art is amzing(must see)
    By mahima in forum Audio Video
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-16-2008, 07:24 PM
  5. Sand and Stone
    By Shadenights in forum Inspirations
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-07-2007, 07:20 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Get Daily Forum Updates

Get Most Amazing E-mails Daily
Full of amazing emails daily in your inbox
Join Nidokidos E-mail Magazine
Join Nidokidos Official Page on Facebook

Like us on Facebook | Get Website Updates | Get our E-Magazine