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Iowa State Fair Videos Tagged "artists"

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Sand Sculptor - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 22, 2011)
Sand Sculptor - Iowa State Fair 2011
Learn what it takes to make a sand sculpture dedicated to the Butter Cow. 02:09 Read More »

Ice Carving - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 22, 2011)
Ice Carving - Iowa State Fair 2011
Bill Gordish gives an ice carving demonstration outside the agriculture building. 03:23 Read More »

Preparing for the Fair: Young Artist Exhibitor - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 16, 2011)
Preparing for the Fair: Young Artist Exhibitor - Iowa State Fair 2011
Learn about a young artist who is displaying her work at the VSA exhibit. 04:51 Read More »

Sandscapes 'Star Boars' Sand Sculpture - Iowa State Fair 2010

(Aug 18, 2010)
Sandscapes 'Star Boars' Sand Sculpture - Iowa State Fair 2010
Let's start at the Cultural Center where imagination and sand combine to make a "Sandscapes" Star Wars fantasy world called "Star Boars." 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Art Judging - Wood Carving

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Art Judging - Wood Carving
Wood carving is both a skill and an art that people have used to express themselves for thousands of years. No wonder it’s in the "Cultural" Center at the Fair. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Art Judging - Doll Houses & Miniature Rooms

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Art Judging - Doll Houses & Miniature Rooms
It has to take a steady hand and good eyesight to build Doll Houses and Miniature Rooms. See the winners at the Cultural Center. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Photography Salon

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Photography Salon
Over the decades, the technology of taking photographs has changed radically. But at the Cultural Center, it’s still the “art” of the photo that brings home a ribbon. 02:54 Read More »

Fair 2009: Photography Judging

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Photography Judging
Going behind the scenes, we learn what it takes to create an award-winning photo from someone who knows, a well-known Iowa photographer, John Gaps III. 04:56 Read More »

Fair 2009: Chainsaw Carving

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Chainsaw Carving
Heritage Village showcases our ancestors skills. Now we know they had axes and knives and handsaws. But we're just not sure about chainsaws. 02:56 Read More »

Fair 2008: Art Judging (Fine Art - Youth and Junior Exhibition)

(Aug 15, 2008)
Fair 2008: Art Judging (Fine Art - Youth and Junior Exhibition)
We return to the Fine Art Exhibition at the Cultural Center. This time, we’re enjoying the creations of the younger generation whose talent seems to know no limits. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Art Judging (Photography)

(Aug 13, 2008)
Fair 2008: Art Judging (Photography)
The technology for taking photographs has changed considerably with the advent of digital cameras. But the art of taking a good picture hasn't changed. At the Cultural Center we see some winners in the Photography Salon. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Art Judging (Fine Art - Adult)

(Aug 11, 2008)
Fair 2008: Art Judging (Fine Art - Adult)
The Adult Fine Art Exhibition is one of the largest juried shows in the state. IPTV views some of the winning entries. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Butter Sculptures

(Aug 16, 2007)
Fair 2007: Butter Sculptures
In her second year as lead sculptor in the butter case, Sarah Pratt takes on Harry Potter and a Jersey cow. Come inside the cooler with Peter Hamlin to get some insight on Sarah's sculpting history and personal approach to butter art. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Pencil Portrait Lady

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Pencil Portrait Lady
For 25 years, artist Marjorie Muench has been drawing portraits of fairgoers who stop by her space in the Cultural Center. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Fine Art (Art Judging)

(Aug 10, 2007)
Fair 2007: Fine Art (Art Judging)
The Fine Art Exhibition at the Cultural Center is a juried show that has 13 classes. 03:00 Read More »
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