11 Incredible Sand Sculptures You’ll Have A Hard Time Believing Are Real

The award-winning professional artist and sand sculptor, Carl Jara aka “Grain Damaged” hails from Cleveland, Ohio and has created some of the most elaborate sand sculptures ever seen. Jara originally went to school for illustration and graphic design but realized his true passion lied in creating magnificent sculptures out of sand.

Jara went on to win over 9 world championships for sand sculpting as he pursued his passion. In his free time, Jara helps install exhibits like the largest T-Rex ever found at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Check out some of his work below.

1. Infinity
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2. What Lies Beneath
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3. Goddess
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4. Unfurl
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5. Lamb
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6. Beowulf
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7. Powerless
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8. Muse
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9. Andy and Sean

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10. Barrel tasting day

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11. Like

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Wanna see how he does it?!

To see more of Jara’s work, check out his Flickr page and website. I seriously wish I had talent like this!

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