923 Ellsworth Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Artist: Deirdre Saunder
Material: Italian Glass Tile mosaic, 26' diameter
Commissioned by Montgomery County 2003, installed 2004
Spring Creek is an award winning mosaic fountain, with water disappearing below the surface of the ground when not in use. Its colorful mosaic design features fish in soothing blues and greens and is repeated on the nearby stairs. Summertime finds children of all ages dashing through and playing in the dancing waters fountain. The fountain and stair mosaic were created by artist Deirdre Saunder in 2004. The design is created with Italian glass tiles.