Peter Vogelaar during the Sandsation 2011 event.

Peter Vogelaar during the Sandsation 2011 event.

Sandsation will feature two Nelson sand sculptors

Denis Kleine and John McKinnon are creating sand sculptures for Castlegar's Sandsations

Nelson-based sand sculptors Denis Kleine and John McKinnon, and Winlaw’s Peter Vogelaar, are creating sand sculptures for Castlegar’s Sandsations event this weekend.

The sculptors began working on their creations Thursday in front of Pioneer Arena (925 Columbia Ave.) and will continue until Sunday. The theme for the sculptures is mythical creatures.

Jim Sinclair has more in Castlegar News.