michael velling sculptor


Sand castle at Cannon Beach August 30 - September 4 Sumner Old Cannery
July 15 Longbeach WA, sand sculpture competition
July 13-16 Parksville, CA (Vancouver Island), sand sculpture festival
June 24 Ocean Shores, WA, sand sculpture competition
June 16-18 Edmonds Art and sculpture festival
June 17 Cannon Beach, Or, sand sculpture competition
March 16-19 Unclad bronze sculpture art show, Edmonds Yacht Club

Over the years since 1989

International sand sculpture at festivals in Canada and Europe
Commercial projects and sand festivals in many locations across the US
Medaled 14 times at the World Championships of Sand Sculpture in solo, doubles, and team competitions
Featured in several magazines, and TV programs including the currently running Northwest Backroads
Yearly displays and competitions at northwest sand events : Including Cannon Beach, Longbeach, and Ocean Shores
Taught Sculpting at the University of Washington, and many local beaches
Education includes ongoing bronze and sculpture program at Pratt’s School of Fine Art