Kentucky Tourism

Nelson, Albert T. — Nelstone, LLC

Louisville, KY


carved stone sculptures

Albert Thomas Nelson is a Kentucky native who took up sculpture as a pastime after serving in the Navy during the Vietnam Era.


Many years and hundreds of creations later, he is an established artists with major sculptures to his credit. “Let’s Play Ball,” is a 15-ton fielder’s mitt at the Louisville Slugger Museum in Louisville, KY. “Hearts in Harmony” is a 10-foot tall family group located outside the downtown YMCA in Louisville, and “Chris” in a 7-foot dragon boat at Cherokee Park’s historic Christensen Fountain, also in Louisville.


Albert Thomas Nelson’s work can be found at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea, Berea, KY.