The Mermaid was sculpted from polystyrene foam. This was built working within a team of 3. The Mermaid was used to promote Sunderland Marina at the Southampton Boat Show. Because the Mermaid gained so much attention. Sunderland Marina wanted to hire the Mermaid again, but to also have it made considerably bigger to be used at the EARLS COURT BOAT SHOW in LONDON.
The Merman and rockery was added within a 2 week period.