Mississippi father, daughter turn bones into works of art
January 3, 2021
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi coast man and his daughter are creating religious pieces of art with gifts from the sea and at the heart of the pieces are, of all things, catfish skulls.
"We've always been treasure hunters," said Sonny Schindler of Diamondhead. "She likes to fish, but we both like to explore."
Living on the coast, there are plenty of things to see. There are beaches to walk and islands to explore. It's something Schindler and his daughter, Margot, 11, enjoy.
"I like going on the beach and looking for driftwood with my dad," Margot said. "We find shells and if we're lu...