Dan Belcher – St. Louis, Missouri
"From prehistoric inhabitants to foreign explorers... Florida has always been a land of beauty and mystery that inspires wonder."
Since his first professional sand sculpture project in 1990, Dan has had the privilege of working with, and competing against, most of the top sculptors in the profession, while creating numerous projects throughout North America, Australia, Japan, Italy and the Middle East. Dan is a three time winner of the Solo World Championship.
Dan lives in his home town of St. Louis. He received his Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from Kansas State University in 1992.
When not maintaining a busy schedule working on professional sand sculpture projects and contests, Dan is also an urban designer and illustrator in downtown St. Louis.