Other Art – Over 14
All lettering and outlines are hand burned with a wood burner onto the driftwood, with paint highlights throughout the piece. Everything from the red tracks to the white wood holding
The entry is an arts and craft project. A popsicle model of the Giant Dipper all painted similar to the real version. Also, at night, it also lights up using
It was “over the hill” day at school…most kids dressed as elderly folk, but I decided to dress as my favorite ride over the hill off of highway 17 from
This is a “sandcastle” I made of the Giant Dipper. It took 7 hours to make with just beach sand and sea water. It was designed so that a ball
Hi, I have lived in Scotts Valley since 1968 and have been going to the Boardwalk every year. The Giant Dipper is a Santa Cruz landmark, and I am now
A hand crafted 3d printed marble run course based off the Giant Dipper, and it works! Place the marble (and with a little help) watch it weave it’s way down
I just finished it. My inspiration comes completely from the Giant Dipper I first road the ride 53 years ago. I made it out of pop cycle sticks and scrap
The glimmering of the lights at night shimmer and make my heart feel bright.
Clickety-clack on the wooden coaster track Climbing higher and higher, not looking back With squeals of joy around every turn Hoping not to get a bright red sunburn.
I made this “line design” back in 1993 (age 19). I was a youth volunteer in a program called Amigos de las America which provided health services to communities in
poem: Back in May of 24 , something great opened over on the shore This piece of marvel , was 70 feet high and very spry People came from all
I just love the ride. And got a keychain with our pic on it.
In 1924 my grandfather, who resided in San Francisco, purchased an allotment in Paradise Park. We are now five generations – some still part time only coming on weekends or
As I understand it, a haiku shows two images that resonate.
I grew up visiting the Santa Cruz Boardwalk and loved sharing it with my children. As I got grandchildren, I really didn’t know if I had the energy to go
To me, climbing the hill of the Giant Dipper is magical. On warm, summer, nights, feel like I can reach up and touch the stars from the top of that