Diary of a Rock Balancer ::
Stone Balance Art created and photographed by Michael Grab — 27 October 2016 — Boulder, Colorado, USA ::
The Leaf Catcher ~ for obvious reasons . . .
This was one of the most physically exhausting arrangements I can remember building…
I added a self portrait to show a bit of scale… but considering scale, note the lateral distance that the *massive* top rock sits away from the root, essentially cantilevered out over thin air. The challenge: maintaining control over so much tension WHILE lifting and placing the large top with one arm.
It’s one of those situations where I didn’t really have control over anything.. it was too extreme and interconnected to take a rest… the only rest was upon zeroing the top rock…
~ Zen as Fuck ~