ARE you curious to know how sand sculptor Mike Lewis creates his ephemeral masterpieces?

The visitor to Hervey Bay from Oregon in the United State was kind enough to give Chronicle photographer Alistair Brightman a step-by-step look at the process.

Check out the photo gallery and video to see more.


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