Minnesota's Legacy

Small/Art Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Franconia Sculpture Park
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
September 2016
End Date
March 2017
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Chisago
Pine
Kanabec
Isanti
Mille Lacs
Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Chisago
Pine
Kanabec
Isanti
Mille Lacs
Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$7,731
Direct expenses
$12,731
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.00
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. Participants will learn about metal casting process. 2. Provide opportunity for attendees to create metal casting art works. Attendance tracking; survey of audience and participants.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The Community Collaboration Hot Metal Pour program provided the community with eight art making workshops and one full day live metal pour demo event resulting in over 120 community created iron sculptures.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Dorothy Goldie, Erik Jannsen, John Joachim, Davis Klaila, Ronald Kopeska, John Kremer, Amy McKinney, Diane Mullin, Tamsie Ringler
Project Overview
Small/Art Project Grant
Project Details
During the 2017 ValentineÆs Day Hot Metal Pour project, Franconia Sculpture Park will provide 8 art-making workshops held on January 28 and 29, and February 4 and 5, 2017. Community members of all ages will have the opportunity to create individually-desi
Project Manager
First Name
John
Last Name
Hock
Organization Name
Franconia Sculpture Park
Street Address
29836 St Croix Trl
City
Shafer
State
MN
Zip Code
55074
Phone
(651) 257-6668
Email
johnhock@franconia.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Barb Dreyer: Visual artist, art educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: Retired music educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Darrell Vincent: Writer, arts advocate, Wyoming Area Friends of the Library; Kelli Maag: Visual artist, business owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Nancy Hoffman: County government, Housing and Redevelopment Authority û Economic Development Authority Director, arts advocate; Alana Petersen: Government, legislative policy, arts advocate; Eunice Boeringa: Musician, Onamia Area Friends of the Library, arts advocate.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Arne Everson: Retired music educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Nancy Hoffman: County government, Housing and Redevelopment Authority û Economic Development Authority Director, arts advocate; Eunice Boeringa: Musician, Onamia Area Friends of the Library, arts advocate.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No