Flynn Collier and I took some of our inflatable sculpture out this past weekend.  To keep things interesting we combined The Kraken and The Beacon:
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I went to Great River Days in Muscatine, Iowa with ‘The Beacon’ - a giant light tower by Flynn Collier.  Wow - it’s really bright!   (Photo by Anne Collier)

Flynn Collier and I took some of our inflatable sculpture out this past weekend.  To keep things interesting we combined The Kraken and The Beacon:

muscatinerivermonster:

I went to Great River Days in Muscatine, Iowa with ‘The Beacon’ - a giant light tower by Flynn Collier.  Wow - it’s really bright!   (Photo by Anne Collier)

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More evidence of bears in Iowa:

More evidence of bears in Iowa:

Tentacles & the Super Moon.
From our first Muscatine River Monster installation this summer.  Cinco de Mayo weekend.

Tentacles & the Super Moon.

From our first Muscatine River Monster installation this summer.  Cinco de Mayo weekend.

I did a Mr. Bear appearance for my niece Lili’s 1st birthday party.  The kids went bonkers seeing it walk around. 

I did a Mr. Bear appearance for my niece Lili’s 1st birthday party.  The kids went bonkers seeing it walk around. 

First hay cutting. 

First hay cutting. 

Sarah belaying from the top of the route.  I went climbing in Palisades Kepler State Park, Iowa with Sarah and Bruno.

Sarah belaying from the top of the route.  I went climbing in Palisades Kepler State Park, Iowa with Sarah and Bruno.

Drying out tentacles from the Muscatine River Monster.  They were sopping wet from the installation last weekend. 

Drying out tentacles from the Muscatine River Monster.  They were sopping wet from the installation last weekend. 

I just saw this!  It’s our giant Mark Twain puppet in the Washington Post!  The puppet was created for the 2010 4th of July parade in Muscatine, Ia.  Now it’s on long-term exhibit at the Pearl Plaza.
GREAT photos from the parade from Liz and Anna

I just saw this!  It’s our giant Mark Twain puppet in the Washington Post

The puppet was created for the 2010 4th of July parade in Muscatine, Ia.  Now it’s on long-term exhibit at the Pearl Plaza.

GREAT photos from the parade from Liz and Anna

A retail store getting it right

A retail store getting it right

Downtown Chicago - Winter 2012, which was gone before it really arrived.

Downtown Chicago - Winter 2012, which was gone before it really arrived.