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A Country Folk Art "Painting"

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A Country Folk Art
As you walk from Ridgway on your way to the Japanese Garden, you will see an amazing display in the center circle in front of the Kemper Center. A few of our Kemper Center horticulturist had a fantastic idea...take folk art paintings as inspiration for garden art.Dana and Tyler and their volunteers made a beautiful folk art garden display. An old plow and sickle bar mower are the focal points along with a farm wooden fence. Mounds of pansies Viola x wittrockiana and ornamental cabbage and kale B...
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| Categories: Fall | Tags: fall, art, pansies | View Count: (2878)
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A Very Festive and Educational Year

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A Very Festive and Educational Year
This spring and summer the Center featured a cornucopia of fun and festive displays and demonstrations. There were creative uses of recycled materials to new and creative uses of plants (both live and dried) to new trends in gardening and weekly fresh flower arrangements. Here is an overview of what made this spring and summer fun, educational and inspiring for all our visitors:March - 2015 to Current: Sustainable Art Demonstrations Using Recycled MaterialsChinese dragon (from recycled fabric le...
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| Categories: Fall | Tags: dried flowers, new trends, origami, Art, indoor gardening | View Count: (1505)
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Kemper Arts & Crafts for September

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Kemper Arts & Crafts for September
Here is the next group of art and craft demonstrations at the Kemper Center for Home Gardening for September. They are offered every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon for visitors (FREE admission Wednesday). Staff and volunteers are sharing their artistic talents. They will demonstrate their art/craft, answer questions and provide instructional handouts for visitors to try at home. Drop by anytime to watch our artists at work and get inspiration for yourself or for gifts. Check us out on our Facebo...
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| Categories: Summer | Tags: jewelry, art, crafts, flowers | View Count: (3671)
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