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White House sand sculpture built to pay tribute to upcoming Republican convention

The front door of the White House sand sculpture
The front door of the White House sand sculptureJoe Raedle / Getty Images
Artist Meredith Corson puts the finishing touches on a sand sculpture of the White House behind the Bilmar Beach Resort in Treasure Island, Fla., Aug. 23. The resort is also constructing sand sculptures of Abraham Lincoln & the Lincoln Memorial to coincide with the Republican National Convention, which starts in Tampa, Fla., next week.
Artist Meredith Corson puts the finishing touches on a sand sculpture of the White House behind the Bilmar Beach Resort in Treasure Island, Fla., Aug. 23. The resort is also constructing sand sculptures of Abraham Lincoln & the Lincoln Memorial to coincide with the Republican National Convention, which starts in Tampa, Fla., next week.Joe Raedle / Getty Images

The front door of the White House sand sculpture
The front door of the White House sand sculptureJoe Raedle / Getty Images

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