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Tube Dudes anchored around city; Hendricks, contest winner, gets her own sculpture

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Published on Thursday, May 4, 2017

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Brayleigh Hendricks and Tube Dude artist Scott Gerber.
 

City of Greer

Brayleigh Hendricks and Tube Dude artist Scott Gerber.

 

 Story behind the Tube Dude

The Tube Dudes have arrived in Greer and Brayleigh Hendricks, 8, got her own by winning a photo contest and naming the sculpture at City Park, Silly Dude.

Aluminum sculptures with smiling faces, designed by Scott Gerber of Sarasota, Fla., were placed at:

• Greer City Park

• Trade Street, a shopper

• Depot, a railroad conductor

• Kids Planet, child tossing a ball

• Century Park, baseball player

• Fire station, fireman

• Police station, policeman

Hendricks, daughter of Brandi O’Shields, ordered a sculpture, valued up to $2,000, dressed as a scientist.

 

 

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