Washington irving the legend of sleepy hollow this sculpture famously depicts the fictional headless horseman who was a hessian soldier decapitated by a cannonball during the american revolutionary war chasing ichabod crane on horse with crane s horse gunpowder as written by washington irving s short story the legend of sleepy hollow. Tall headless horseman rides through the night menacing everyone he meets.
Legend of sleepy hollow scarecrow contest washington irving profoundly impacted american culture.
Sleepy hollow scarecrow. Ichabod crane is sent to sleepy hollow to investigate the decapitations of three people with the culprit being the legendary apparition the headless horseman. Large piece of black scrap fabric scary carved pumpkin branches wire or twine to assemble your scarecrow simply make a large cross from 2large branches. Make scarecrow inspired by tim burton s sleepy hollow.
He is known today for the american folktales found in the sketchbook of geoffrey crayon gent which celebrates its 200th anniversary in 2019 2020. And you only need a few things to make it. See more ideas about sleepy hollow scarecrow sleepy.
Published on oct 4 2006 made a scarecrow inspired by the film sleepy hollow. Lisa tate earlier this month i gave my old jack the pumpkin king a makeover which included replacing his nasty weathered head with a nice new pumpkin. Sep 24 2017 if you love scarecrows do it yourself projects and sleepy hollow this might be the ultimate mix for you.
Tim burton you tease. To light his path he holds a glowing jack o lantern high overhead while his horse kicks whinnies and rears its head. Mar 2 2020 explore kelly pinson s board sleepy hollow scarecrow followed by 204 people on pinterest.
From the legend of sleepy hollow a striking 7 ft.