Visit Savannah Welcome Center

Visit Savannah, the largest business unit of the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce, is the official destination marketing organization for the Greater Savannah area. We work to provide the resources, platforms and opportunities for individual local businesses to market their services and products

Life Size fiberglass portrait figure with realistic paint finish.

Completed: February 2017

Client: Visit Savannah

project details

This life size figure was made in the likeness of Tom Hanks in his portrayal of Forrest Gump.  Every aspect of the figure was made to emulate the memorable image of Gump telling his story while seated on a bench at a Savannah bus stop.  The touchable figure is was made to be interacted with by tourists visiting the welcome center.