Bear and Swan with Nest
Designer: Kevin Oracheski (Edmonton, AB)
When Built: 1993
It is a realistic large sculpture of swan on nest confronted by a grizzly bear. The nest has five eggs.
It took approximately 503 hours to construct and is made up of nearly 20,000 pieces of steel (Swan - 2,000 pieces and Bear - 15,000 pieces). The project cost was $35,000.
Information Source: Town of Swan Hills
Pictures Sources: George Babak and Postcard from the Town of Swan Hills