The pod is formed.
Mermaids. A Girl Scout. A beauty queen, even a Hooters waitress, make up some of the 50 themed dolphins as part of the tour of Clearwater's Dolphins public art show through Sept. 4 at Pier 60 Park.
The brightly colored, six-foot tall dolphins line the walkway around the park which abuts the Clearwater Roundabout.
Winter the dolphin painted one. So has Silas Beach and other notable local artists.
The art should get additional eyes as it will be on display during the Republican National Convention. The convention is expected to bring about 50,000 visitors to the Tampa Bay area. Some of the and resorts during the convention, which is Aug. 27-30.
A pirate. The space shuttle Discovery. A Mad Men advertising executive. All represented in dolphin form.
The art will be lighted and available to view all hours of the day. There will be a security guard watching the art during the tour.