Services

Hello and Thank You for considering Sand Artist | Charlene Lanzel for your project or special event. Charlene can perform her amazing, ambient sand animations live at your event… or create a custom sand animation or video to your unique specifications.

 Sand Artist | Charlene Lanzel performing live in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Sand Artist | Charlene Lanzel performing live in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Charlene Lanzel can perform her sand animations live at: gala events, opening or closing ceremonies, corporate events, conventions, trade shows, weddings, dinner parties, in theaters, art events and more. Charlene’s sand art can be integrated into: dance, concerts, advertising, storytelling, video and television projects. Bespoke performances can also be custom created to existing compositions or original musical scores. Custom live presentations or videos include your own imagery, logos and themes.

A minimum of 2-3 weeks lead time is required for custom animations. A signed contract and 50% deposit are required to hold the date and to start your custom sand art. Please book early to reserve your date!

The powerful impact of sand animation is indescribable. Adding special uniqueness to any event, sand animation is almost unbelievable. It is a new, different and exciting way to communicate a message. Sand storytelling comes alive in this imaginative poetic expression.

 

Reserve Charlene today for your next project or event!

 Sand Artist | Charlene Lanzel live in Denver.

Sand Artist | Charlene Lanzel live in Denver.


AMBIENT Live Sand Art Performances

AMBIENT Live Sand Art Performances are a combination of Charlene’s stock animations synched to a beautiful, dynamic soundscape with lots of mood. Ambient stories are performed as/is. Include a name, sentiment or simple logo of your choice at the end of the animation. Storyboards are available upon request.

 

10 Minute AMBIENT Live Performances:

“Winter Holiday” - Snowflakes, fir trees, iceskating, mountain skiing, snow & stars.

“Wonderful World” - Jungle with animals, nature scenes, the world in your hands.

"Vampire Love" - At Dracula’s castle, a maiden gets bit and turns, they fall in love, bats fly, eye stares.

"Arachne’s Curse" - Girl smelling roses is bit by a spider, she turns into one, spider web in her eye.

"Oyster Girl" - New Orleans legend, a girl emerges from an oyster each spring with her pearl.

“Mermaid Dream” - Girl dreams of the ocean, a ship, a flood, turns into a mermaid, finds a seashell.

“Birthday Wonderland” - Alice and the Mad Hatter with a birthday cake. Make a wish!


20 Minute AMBIENT Live Performance:

Love & Nature” - Jungle with animals, cityscape, an emotional love story, ends with sunshine.

 

(or ) CHOOSE YOUR AMBIENT SCENES from Charlene’s stock imagery storyboards. The Ambient Combination option is great for galas, weddings, proposals, anniversaries, birthdays, dinners, art parties and more. Include a name, sentiment or simple logo of your choice at the end of the animation.

Storyboards are available upon request.

This video is a live performance by Sand Artist | Charlene Lanzel, created using her hands, a light box and sand, and shot in one take from memory.


CUSTOM Live Sand Animations


CUSTOM Live Sand Animations are a new, different and exciting way to communicate your message. This bespoke sand art can be performed live at your event, or a sand art video of your custom piece can be created in HD for large screen viewing.

Charlene Lanzel creates custom sand animation stories just for you. Include memorable experiences, portraits, logos, branding, or beautiful scenes and themes of your choice… all synched to a custom musical soundscape.

Charlene could collaborate with your DJ or perform with a live band or orchestra. This requires advance planning and rehearsal.

Need a specific color for your branding or special event? Add the beauty of color...

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Pick (1) color: White, Gold, Pink, Red, Cran, Purple, Blue, Aqua or Green…

ADD a SPLASH of a 2nd color!

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A lot of effort goes into making a new custom sand animation... so, for your animation to be great, Charlene needs time to practice and memorize. Please provide all information for the project at least 2-3 weeks prior to the performance or date needed. A signed contract, along with 50% deposit, are required to hold your date and start your Custom project, prior to the 2 week deadline.


Custom Sand Animation VIDEOS

CUSTOM Sand Animation Videos are a refreshing way to tell your story. An .mp4 video of your custom sand animation can be created in HD for large screen viewing at your party, wedding, trade show or promotional event. Your video will be filmed in real time, but can be sped up in post production, for quicker viewing. Include memorable experiences, portraits, logos, branding, or beautiful scenes and themes of your choice… all synched to a custom musical soundscape. Please provide all information for the project at least 2-3 weeks prior to the date needed.


WEDDING Sand Art & Videos

Add special uniqueness to your wedding reception or dinner. Sand animation is a new, different and exciting way to tell your love story...

Sand Artist | Charlene Lanzel creates a memorable sand art story just for you, which adds a luxury element to your wedding event. Include portraits and shared experiences drawn in the sand, performed to a custom musical soundscape. Your love story comes alive with this unique live animation!

  What’s your Love Story?

What’s your Love Story?

Charlene offers 3 options for live wedding sand art to suit your budget: Ambient, Combination (or) Bespoke.

1) 10 minute Live AMBIENT WEDDING: This is the most economical option. Charlene performs a love story from her stock animation “Love & Nature” as/is, with the characters personalized to look like the wedding couple. (2-3 weeks lead time)

2) 10 minute Live COMBINATION WEDDING: This is a popular option. Choose scenes from Charlene's stock imagery storyboards. Did you meet at the beach, city or countryside? Choose your scenery, choose from personalized wedding scenes, and add a sentiment at the end. (2-3 weeks lead time)

3) Live BESPOKE WEDDING: This is the best option. Use your imagination! Tell your completely customized story in sand with scenes of your choice, including: portraits, beautiful scenes, memorable experiences, and more. At least 7 minutes custom animation is recommended to tell your story. (3+ weeks lead time)

Charlene's sand art can be performed LIVE at your reception or dinner...

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(4) a SAND ART VIDEO of an Ambient, Combination (or) Bespoke animation can be created for large screen viewing at your event. An HD digital video file (.mp4) of your sand animation includes a custom musical soundscape which synchs with the artwork.

Please provide all information for the project at least 2-3 weeks prior to the performance or date needed. A signed contract, along with 50% deposit, are required to hold your date and start your custom project, prior to the 2 week deadline.

Please book early to reserve your date!

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Reserve Charlene today for your next project or event!