Larger than Life: Loveland Sculptors Shoot for the Moon

Legendary football player Dick Butkus, linebacker for the Chicago Bears from 1965 to 1973, was an imposing figure at his actual height of 6 feet, 3 inches. Now imagine him 12 feet tall. That’s the transformation the artists at Loveland’s Lundeen Sculpture have created for a commissioned sculpture for the University of Illinois, where Dick played before going pro. As a graduate of the…