My Pterodactyl

Made by Harry Rosen

Wood and wire armature, paper-mache, paper clay, Flexbond, etc. Size is about 1 meter long and 2 meters wingspan.
My greatest concern was the wings acting like a kite but so far upon periodic inspection there is no fracturing, flaking or delamination. BTW the grandchildren think it’s hilarious when I get on the ladder to check on it closeup. “It looks like it wants to eat GrandDude”.

Immediate family was told that it eats misbehaving grandchildren. ‘ Didn’t work….

Pterodactyl Garden Sculpture

5 thoughts on “My Pterodactyl”

  1. AMAZING!!! I LOVE that pterodactyl! It looks great perched up there on the roof. It makes me wonder what your house looks like at Halloween–I bet it’s fantastic!

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  2. Thank you! Neighbors and friends do enjoy the “art”. I enjoy the challenge of concept and construction. Occasionally I’ll donate a piece to a local charity for fundraising, it’s very gratifying.

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  3. Harry, I love your sculptures, but this one goes over the top. My first reaction was “I want one!” Great job. Too bad the grandchildren didn’t buy the misbehavin’ part!

    I am happy to have seen this. (By the way, I took four years to do my small ones, but this is really great.)

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  4. Harry, do your neighbors bring all their visitors to tour your garden? If they do, you should start charging them – what a great collection you have, and this one tops them all. 🙂

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