Camila Villafañe

By Camila Villafañe

LifeBuzz Staff

Artist Creates Jaw-Dropping Ephemeral Sand Murals Across UK Beaches.

“When I asked him if he had any ideas for the drawing he said the only thing he could think of was her car, and I suggested this might not have the romantic effect he was hoping for!.”

The two of them came up with a pair of horses nuzzling into one another. As you can imagine, the stunning sand illustration was so delicate and unique, she had no other choice but to say yes.

“When I asked him if he had any ideas for the drawing he said the only thing he could think of was her car, and I suggested this might not have the romantic effect he was hoping for!.”

Marc Treanor - Sand Circles / Facebook

But Treanor’s work is very in demand for other events and occasions, like the time he was commissioned to create a design for the National Theatre of Wales.

They wanted to promote their production of the Tide Whisperer, so they partnered with Ceredigion Council and commissioned Treanor to draw eight images that illustrated and celebrated Wales’ “Year of the Sea."

But Treanor’s work is very in demand for other events and occasions, like the time he was commissioned to create a design for the National Theatre of Wales.

Marc Treanor - Sand Circles / Facebook

Treanor’s unbelievable sand patterns drew international attention, which prompted him to join a few other sand artists from different countries in Europe.

The European Environment Bureau commissioned them to create a work of art that’d raise awareness about ocean pollution and the harmful effects of plastic and ocean contamination.

Treanor’s unbelievable sand patterns drew international attention, which prompted him to join a few other sand artists from different countries in Europe.

Marc Treanor - Sand Circles / Facebook

But Treanor’s work is so in demand, he’s still got a long list of future commissions to work on.

And they include everything from a piece of sand art for a retired musician’s 70th birthday, a North Wales young woman’s birthday piece, and of course, some free time to work on his own projects, or at least, we hope so!

But Treanor’s work is so in demand, he’s still got a long list of future commissions to work on.

Marc Treanor - Sand Circles / Facebook

“This year has been very full of making pieces for others,” Treanor said, “not that I’m complaining!”

And we can definitely see why so many people are interested in Treanor’s stunning works of art. Not only would it make the perfect backdrop for a romantic proposal, but it’d also be one heck of a way to celebrate someone’s birthday, a baby’s birth, or even a very special Valentine’s Day.

“This year has been very full of making pieces for others,” Treanor said, “not that I’m complaining!”

Marc Treanor - Sand Circles / Facebook

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