People have been building shapes in the sand for centuries, just take a look at the pyramids. When we typically see sand designs now, it’s at the beach. The basic shape being the sand castle, made famous by small children.
However, what we typically don’t see are incredible works of art, made entirely from sand. It’s almost mind boggling to see some of these creations. The detail and precision that goes into creating something like the pictures below is quite amazing.