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.



NAMED: 50+ people to appear in Tweed court today

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Here's everyone listed for Tweed Heads Local Court today

GRISLY FIND: Slaughtered pigs found dumped on roadside

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POLICE are searching for the owners of the domestic pigs.

Car veers off road into cane paddock

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EMERGENCY services are on scene at the single vehicle crash.