photograph of metal and wood dog sculptures by Patricia Vader

metal and wood
HWD 5.5' x 3.5' x 4'

Hutchinson, Kansas
People's Choice Award for the 2016 Downtown Hutchinson SculptureWalk
These dogs were inspired by my real life German shepherd Merlot who accompanies me on all my sculpture installation trips.

Patricia Vader takes top two spots in SculptureWalk people's choice voting | Local/State News |

By The News staff Jan 4, 2017

Patricia Vader of Martinez, California, took the top two spots in people’s choice voting for the 2016 Downtown Hutchinson SculptureWalk.

Her red aluminum sculpture of a dog, “Stay,” took first place and will be purchased by the city. Another, more abstract, aluminum sculpture, “Radiance,” took second place, winning a $750 cash prize.