Hera – The Blue Heron

Submitted by Lee Bell


Client: Alpharetta Arts

Location: Alpharetta, GA, United States

Completion date: 2019

Artwork budget: $9,500

Project Team

Industry Resource

Direct Colors Inc.

Direct Colors inc


Lee Bell

Black Lily Studio


First work of 2019 intended for outdoor sculpture competitions and gallery display . Mixed media, recycled media , steel , compounded cement and lath. Exterior concrete dyes and stains, sealant.


Large steel eye hooks cast into the base to provide for ease of installation , secure to a concrete pad for outdoor public display


I am working with a new color palette thanks to direct colors , they are an amazing resource for all things concrete .

Additional Information

This work is now installed behind city hall in Alpharetta Georgia for one year as part of the Omnium Gatherum exhibit