Tag: Downtown Racine Corporation

Monumental Squares: Downtown Racine Corporation’s 2014 Public Art Event

These photos taken from the Whiskey and Cigars Under The Stars preview event for the Monumental Squares. Event was at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Wingspread.

Summer Trunk Show: “I Wanna See Your Peacock”

I mentioned I was participating in the Downtown Racine Corporation’s Public Art Event this year in this post. The theme is Summer Trunk Show and I chose the design of a peacock. (This was last year’s submission of the flower pot for the theme of […]

Summer Trunk Show: 2012 Public Art Event in Racine

Summer Trunk Show: 2012 Public Art Event in Racine

This year’s public art event from the Downtown Racine Corporation was announced last week and I’ve already submitted my design even though it isn’t due until March 13th. The pieces this year are trunks, last year I made the flower pot in this post. I […]

Potsarazzi: Finished Flower Pot

Potsarazzi: Finished Flower Pot

I forgot to take pictures before I turned in my flower pot for the Downtown Racine’s 2011 Public Art Event: Potsarazzi. Otherwise I would’ve posted it sooner! These were all taken at the hoedown preview party at Wingspread in Racine, Wisconsin.

Potsarazzi: Flower Pot Update

Potsarazzi: Flower Pot Update

This is my progress from last Friday. Saturday and Sunday I started the grouting and I’ll post more pictures soon! It’s looking great so far and I’m excited to finish it this week. It’s turning into a more beautiful project than my design.

Potsarazzi: The Beginning of the Flower Pot

Potsarazzi: The Beginning of the Flower Pot

This is the original flower pot. I had to sand off some of the the finish that was put on it, but it’s made of fiberglass and really light. You can check out my original design here and see my other progress here and here. […]

Potsarazzi: Garden Stakes

Potsarazzi: Garden Stakes

I put a coat of polyurethane on the stakes this weekend. The paint was chipping off too easily, but I hope this helps for a little while until I get them sealed.  They turned out alright, but I put more work into them than I […]

Potsarazzi: First Week Roadblock

Potsarazzi: First Week Roadblock

When I first got ready to start the Downtown Racine Corporation Public Art Project I was excited to start my plans for the mosaic design on the flower pot. I never realized how large the garden stakes were before I saw them in person. I […]

Potsarazzi: Design Submission

Potsarazzi: Design Submission

In order to register for the Downtown Racine’s 2011 Public Art Event, you have to submit an artist design packet. You fill out your information and you also sketch out your designs and list materials while also providing ‘proof’ of previous artwork.

Hour Town: Downtown Racine Corporation’s 2010 Public Art Event

Hour Town: Downtown Racine Corporation’s 2010 Public Art Event

This year I participated in downtown the Downtown Racine Corporation’s Public Art Event: Hour Town. This year it features 28” decorated wall clocks made of fiberglass and they only weighs eight pounds. Evelyn’s Club Main, located at 331 Main Street, is my sponsor. They will […]