Franconia Sculpture Park

29836 St. Croix Trail
Shafer, MN 55074

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  • Tempest on Franconia Island
    Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 4 a.m. by Sheila Regan

    Franconia Sculpture Park and its outdoor artwork provide the setting for a new imagining of Shakespeare's The Tempest this weekend. Macalester College professor Harry Waters Jr. and Theatre de la Jeune Lune co-founder Barbra Berlovi...

  • Community Collaboration HOT Metal Pour
    Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 4 a.m. by Jessica Armbruster

    With last week's heat wave still in our minds, attending an event with molten metal might not sound as enticing as intended. However, it's the art here that will be hot and (hopefully) not the attendees. During the day, people will ...

  • Valentine's Iron Pour
    Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 3 a.m. by Jessica Armbruster

    This Saturday, Franconia Sculpture Park will feature hot art in a cool climate. Throughout the day, 15 sculpture artists, led by Tamsie Ringler and Megan Daus, will be creating pieces out of molten iron in front of an audience. In t...

  • Hot Metal Pour
    Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 4 a.m. by Jessica Armbruster

    There is nothing casual about making sculptures out of hot metal. Art on canvas can be corrected and clay is forgiving, but molding metal involves careful consideration, safety precautions, and the proper facilities. When you do it ...

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