Tuesday, 27 August 2013

Gromit Unleashed #4

Smiler chose this as one of his favourite Gromits on the Gromit Unleashed Trail - the swirly painting style of Van Gogh that Laura Cramer used on Gromit certainly appealed to him.  I thought the details were great ~ the paintbrushes and palettes on the legs were amazing.  I thought the bandaged ear was fantastic ~ Noah asked about it and then googled Van Gogh when we got home - just don't tell the kids it's educational to check out the Gromits!  The positioning of Vincent Van Gromit worked really well too ~ surrounded by circular mirrors (and little lights at night according to my twitter timeline) makes the sculpture that bit more involved with it's immediate environment.

Who?  Vincent van Gromit
Where?  Elton Road
Artist?  Laura Cramer
Sponsor?  County Contractors

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