Lucille Ball Commission


In 2015 Carolyn unanimously won a national competition out of 68 sculptors to create a monument of a life-size bronze Lucille Ball statue for “Lucy’s” hometown Park in Celoron, NY. The unveiling was on Lucy’s birthday, August 6, 2016. Carolyn’s sculpture received worldwide recognition and was covered by the Associated Press, New York Times, Smithsonian Magazine, USA Today, Huffington Post, Time Magazine, Business Insider, CNN, NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, Today show, Yahoo News, Hollywood Reporter, Seattle Times, Los Angeles Times and many other international networks. Carolyn was also interviewed by the BBC and NPR broadcasting networks.

Lucy in the Park at Night

Photo: Oscar Ultima

Carolyn working on Lucille Ball sculpture

Unveiling August 6, 2016

Bringing Bronze To Life

Lucy glowing from the early morning sun on installation day.

Everybody Loves Lucy