Takoma Park, Maryland: Dragon Sculpture From TreeChinese-style dragon carved into a standing dead oak tree.
- Tulip Ave., Takoma Park, MD
- North side of Tulip Ave. just east of Holly Ave., near the Takoma Park Metro.
- Private property. Visible from street.
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Dragon Sculpture From Tree
Hand-carved dragon is solid oak.[jim calder, 07/25/2009]
The dragon was created from a dead tree in 2007. Jim Calder is the woodcarver; the tree turned into mythical beast is on the property of Lew Morris. Newspaper coverage at the time claims it is 16-ft. tall; Jim puts it at 18-ft.