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Iron Pour at Sanctuary Arts

Sanctuary Arts
117 Bolt Hill Road
Eliot, ME 03903
United States(207) 438-9826

Sanctuary Arts 10th Annual Iron Pour Benefit & Sculpture Garden Open House

June 15 (rain date Sunday, June 16) 11 – 4

Come tour the Sanctuary Arts sculpture gardens, purchase gifts at our Arts & Crafts Fair and create your own iron tile from scratch! Enjoy the day with us and scratch your own design into a sand mold. Hang around and watch as we cast 2300 degree iron into your mold!!

From 11 – 1, carve into our tile sand molds for a fee of $15 per mold. All molds must be completed by 1pm. Hang out for a visual treat as Green Foundry members pour iron into your own scratch sand molds. When they cool off, tiles will be broken out of the molds and cleaned up. You are ready to take your tiles home to adorn your abode! Process is completed by 4 pm and is family friendly. All proceeds will benefit Sanctuary Arts’ new scholarship program.

The grounds will be open, including the formal sculpture garden designed and planted by artist Judy Andrews. Enjoy our patio and walkways by artist Alan Eves and our stone walls by sculptor Steven Carpenter. Come view the gardens by Julie Marvin, our resident gardener/designer who keeps our grounds beautiful. Listen to live music, enjoy some snacks, wander the gardens, create your own iron tile.

Our Arts & Crafts Fair includes bronze and resin sculptures, painting and mixed media, collage, and handmade leather bags. Handmade burritos will be for sale.

For further information, contact Lauren Dow at [email protected] or email [email protected] or call (207) 438-9826   http://www.sanctuaryarts.org. Sanctuary Arts, 117 Bolt Hill Road, Eliot Maine.

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