The Sun Pour, iron pour

LOCALLY GROWN FALLS ART MARKET 2018

SATURDAYS,  JULY 28,  AUGUST 25,  SEPTEMBER 22

9:00am – 4:00pm.  BronzeAge is hosting outdoor Art Markets this summer featuring locally grown artwork from the Sioux Empire. BronzeAge is just across the Big Sioux River from the Saturday Falls Park Farmers Market so enjoy locally grown food, music and art with friends and family. The Arts Market will also offer creative activities for all ages- something for everyone! The Falls Arts Market is free and open to the public. Held rain or shine.

Please call, email or Facebook message us to participate as an artist, non-profit, or creative.

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HARVEST IRON POUR 2018

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

BronzeAge & Nordic Iron host a celebration of the first day of Fall- the Autumnal Equinox- with a molten iron experience. Join us for a day of creation, celebration and community.

CREATION

Thu, Sep 20, between 3:30-7:00pm  -OR- Sat, Sep 22,  between 9:00am-noon    All ages are welcome to create a design in sand (scratch tile) on one of these two workshop dates. It’s fun, simple and takes about 45 minutes to one hour. Then, watch your scratch tile filled with molten iron on September 22 at 2:00pm at the Harvest Iron Pour. Reserve a scratch block in advance because we have a limited number available! You or your whole family will have a cast iron creation from the pour.  Please call, email or Facebook message us for more info about making and reserving a scratch block. $30 fee per scratch block (already includes sales tax).

CELEBRATION

Sep 22, 2:00pm   Bring a lawn chair to enjoy an outdoor iron pour and performance pours:  FREE and open to the public. Arrive early to get a good seat and checkout the locally grown Falls Art Market 9:00am-4:00pm.  NEXT IRON POUR JUNE 22, 2019.

COMMUNITY

Really want to get involved in the experience? Participate in Sand Mold Workshops offered the weekend before the iron pour. NEXT SAND MOLD WORKSHOP JUNE 15 + 16, 2019 before The Sun Pour. Opportunity to make something in iron and be part of the team that makes the molten metal happen.  Jordan Eaton of Nordic Iron will teach you how to make a two-part sand mold. Intermediate-level workshop also offered that weekend. Fee for workshop includes instruction, materials and 50 pounds of iron.  Please call, email or Facebook message us for more info about the Sand Mold Workshop.

 

BRONZE POUR + TOUR

HOT METAL. COOL ART.

Take a tour of the foundry and experience the magic of the bronze casting process. Then watch as we pour molten metal to create art & objects before your very eyes. Visit our Facebook Events page for upcoming dates and times.

Please call, email or Facebook message us to reserve a spot on an upcoming tour.