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Tom Every, Forevertron

Tom Every (b. 1938)

North Freedom, Wisconsin
Salvatore Verdirome (‘Sal Verdi’), Sanctuary of Love

Salvatore Verdirome (‘Sal Verdi’)

Norwich, Connecticut
Howard McDaniel, Life of Christ Museum and Coal Chapel

Howard McDaniel (b. 1932)

Tygart, West Virginia
Demetrio Braceros, Cayuga Park

Demetrio Braceros

San Francisco, California
Tressa ‘Grandma’ Prisbrey, Bottle Village

Tressa ‘Grandma’ Prisbrey (1896-1988)

Simi Valley, California
Wu Tianlai and Wu Zhixiong, Niushan Huting / The Garden on the Mountain of the Buffalos

Wu Tianlai and Wu Zhixiong

Shoufeng Township, Hualien 00974, Taiwan
Joseph Endicott Furey

Joseph Endicott Furey (1906-1990)

New York, New York
Ed Root sculptures, Kansas Grassroots Art Association

Ed Root (1869-1959)

Wilson, Kansas
Joseph Laux, Garden

Joseph Laux (1904-1991)

Deptford Township, New Jersey
Francisco González Gragera, Capricho de Cotrina (“Cotrina’s Whimsy”)

Francisco González Gragera (1935-2016)

Los Santos de Maimona, Spain
Walker Rock Garden

Milton and Florence Walker

Seattle, Washington
Elis Sinistö, Villa Mehu (Villa Juice)

Elis Sinistö (1912–2004)

Helsinki, Finland
John Orgon, Scott Pterodactyl, and Homemade Parachutes Productions, Art House

John Orgon, Scott Pterodactyl, and Homemade Parachutes Productions

New Orleans, Louisiana
Lonnie Holley, The Sandman

Lonnie Holley (The Sandman)

Birmingham, Alabama
Robert Howell, Yard Show

Robert Howell

Midlothian, Virginia
Umberto Bonini, Museo della Galassia [Museum of the Galaxy]

Umberto Bonini (1926-2002)

Calice al Cornoviglio, Italy
Alpo's Savannah

Alpo Koivumäki (born 1939)

Kauhajoki, Finland
Ferdinand Cheval, Palais Idéal

Ferdinand Cheval (1836- 1924)

Hauterives, France
Camille Vidal, Garden of Eden/ Noah’s Ark

Camille Vidal (1894-1977)

Agde, France
José Domínguez Carbajo, El Recreo (The Recreation/The Pastime)

José Domínguez Carbajo, b. 1936

Roales, Spain
Clyde Jones, Jungle Boy Zoo or Haw River Animal Crossing

Clyde Jones (b. 1938)

Pittsboro, North Carolina
Herman A. Rusch, Prairie Moon Museum and Sculpture Garden

Herman A. Rusch (1885-1985)

Cochrane, Wisconsin
Adolphe-Julien (Abbé) Fouré, Les Rochers Sculptés (The Sculpted Rocks)

Adolphe-Julien (Abbé) Fouré (1839-1910)

Saint-Malo, France
Michael Clarke Rubel, Rubel Castle

Michael Clarke Rubel (1940-2007)

Glendora, California
Gregorius Halman, Kasteel Olt Stoutenburght (Old Stoutenburght Castle)

Gregorius Halman (b. 1948)

Blesdijke, The Netherlands
Emeryville Mud Flats (AKA Driftwood sculptures - Tidal Flats)

Oakland, California
Kenneth Fox, Great Statues of Auburn

Dr. Kenneth Fox DDS

Auburn, California
Dianne & Lew Harris, Tenth Wonder of the World

Dianne Harris (b. 1951) and Lew Harris (b. 1939)

Los Angeles, California
Michael Kahn & Leda Livant-Kahn, Eliphante

Michael Kahn (March 30, 1936 – December 2007) and Leda Livant-Kahn (b. September 17, 1925)

Cornville, Arizona
Florent Hamel, Les Jardins de Spiktri/Spiktri’s Gardens

Florent Hamel (known as F. Spiktri) (b. 1971)

Montséret, France
Fernand Chatelain, “Le jardin humoristique” (“The humoristic garden”)

Fernand Chatelain (1899-1998)

Fyé, France
Fred Smith, Wisconsin Concrete Park

Fred Smith (1886-1976)

Phillips, Wisconsin
Samúel Jónsson

Samúel Jónsson (1884-1969)

Selárdalur, Iceland
Ernest Hupeden, The Painted Forest

Ernest Hupeden (d. 1911)

Valton, Wisconsin
Ted Townsend, Tool fence

Ted Townsend (1889-1970)

Hennessey, Oklahoma
Taya Doro Mitchell's home

Taya Doro Mitchell (b. 1934)

Oakland, California
José Foncillas Ribera

José Foncillas Ribera (b. 1928)

Barbastro, Spain
Elias F. Stenman, The Paper House

Elias F. Stenman (? – 1942)

Rockport, Massachusetts
Al Butler, Calexico Colossal

Al Butler (1908-1977)

Calexico, California
Gerald Finot, Le jardin des deux mondes (Garden of the two worlds)

Gerald Finot (b. 1954)

Quatre-Champs, France

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