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9th edition
 Jesolo Sand Nativity

DEC 08. 2010 - JAN 30.2011
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Piazza Marconi, Jesolo Lido, Venice, Italy

DECORATING: [ 02 ]The Water Element
 The Water Element
A footbridge over the pond with a cascade fountain.

Decorating pages: [ 01 ]  [ 02 ]  [ 03 ] See pics of other aspects of the show in the [ Photos Index ]
Layout  & design overview
concept layout
The footpath, water feature, gift shop
& all the poundups.
"Poundups"
poundups
wet sand compacted in
wood or plastic forms

Water feature layout detail
water element concept
Footbridge over a pond
and cascade fountain
Cascade source: An urn.
amphor
Hose connects urn & pump.
Urn in a poundup
water element progress
The statue is of a woman
pouring water from the urn
The fountain statue complete
finished cascade source

Excavate for the pool
clearing the area of sand


Carefully cut away under the urn
raw statue
to develop the waterfall


Liner in, & back filled
liner
Water added.
backsidestep
Bridge footers established.

Bridge moved into place.
readying the rocks
landscaping begun

Border stones established
border
for crushed rock path

Water element complete
the water element
Plants, flowers, crushed rock path
Cascade Fountain
aqua



water feature
flowers
fisherman

  *updated December 24, 2010
Decorating pages: [ 01 ]  [ 02 ]  [ 03 ] See pics of other aspects of the show in the [ Photos Index ]
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