10a) Home is Where the Heart Is-Jeff Yoachim

10aThe base of the sculpture is creating in colors ranging from the lowest elevation in Nebraska to the highest. The heart in the middle of the state is symbolic of the love people have for Nebraska and our biggest export, agriculture. In the middle of the heart, the base will climb to the big sculptured heart. This will start in blacks and browns symbolizing the fertile earth that has blessed Nebraska and the impact that agriculture has had on our state. From there the colors will blend from red to orange and into yellow symbolizing the beauty that can be found in Nebraska from sunrise to sunsets. The lines drawn on the heart with be textured and symbolic of the earth, hard work ethic, and the never give up attitude of native Nebraskans.