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The Story of Santa Barbara's Dolphin Fountain (feat. Bud Bottoms)
Beloved by locals and designed by native resident Bud Bottoms in , the fountain was built to represent the connection between the city, the ocean, and the Chumash tribes. Visitors can easily reached there by boarding local conveyance of the city because of its popularity in California.
A visit to this place gives you an unforgettable experience of your life and you will surely enjoy and appreciate it. Water glittering in the fountain in front of the historic church and monastery. Large sidewalk bordering the street with people walking, running, biking or just sitting….
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The roads of Santa Barbara present a variety of breathtaking scenes and interesting activities. Birds Santa Barbara Beach California. It was at this time that I felt very strongly that Fungie deserved a lasting tribute recognizing him as a goodwill ambassador to the world. Here was a mammal that has had an extraordinary impact on human beings.
He brought an economic boom to a little fishing village in Ireland. Not only has Fungie inspired a wonderful little aquarium in Dingle, but moved the powers-that be to declare Ireland a place where dolphins and whales could not be hunted.
I thought that such a bench in Dingle would be a fun and proper tribute to Fungie. A sculpture that would acknowledge him forever, and one that children could play on while waiting for their boat ride to see him.
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However, when it came to its funding we hit a snag. So when we returned to the States we began a campaign to raise the money here. Sandy is not only a great sculptor, but a lover of wild animals on land or sea. Carole Ann offered to take on the year-long negotiations with our Dingle contact, Jimmy Brambury, their new chamber president.
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From dozens of phone calls, faxes, and e-mails, the project was coming to fruition. They would provide airfare for the four of us, shipment of the bronze dolphin, food and housing for one week, and provide for a car.
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The dream became a reality. There was a rousing unveiling ceremony and celebration of the life-size bronze dolphin, designed so that children can play and sit on it. Back to Stories and Healings Index.