Fish with shoes?

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Inspired by the "Darwin Fish" medallions that people put on their cars to voice their opinions on the Evolution debate, self-taught Cleveland artist John W. Arndt has (please forgive the pun) taken Evolution one step further by putting shoes on those first bold fish to walk on land!

Click on any little fish on either side to enlarge it.

These handsome little creatures are made of polymer clay on armatures of steel wire and aluminum steet metal. They measure from 9 to 18 inches in length and are painted in water-resistant acrylics.