Since the 1920’s, Mark’s grandfather, Fred Darrington, has delighted millions of visitors with his wonderful sand creations on Weymouth Beach. Under his tuition, Mark has continued and developed this tradition bringing smiles to visitors and welcome publicity for the resort.
Now, with over 20 years of experience, Mark’s company “Sculptures in Sand” has gained a wider appeal and is rarely out of the media eye. Working with many blue chip clients, it features regularly in regional, national and international media – even gaining Royal approval as the adjoining image demonstrates!
- Internationally recognised for his commissions; creating innovative, ecologically sound advertising and promotional media for Blue Chip clients
- A key organiser of the World renowned Jesolo Sand Sculpture event in Italy – a position held for the past six years
- Winner of the World Championship Sculptors Choice Award
- A World class master