2020 Klompen Garden
Klompen Garden, a public art project celebrating community artists and Dutch heritage, will showcase 20 pairs of artfully designed large ‘wooden’ shoes installed in city parks and tulip beds throughout the downtown Holland area during the Tulip Time Festival.
The artists, or groups of collaborating artists selected to create this unique garden are as follows:
|Elise Boven||Mooie Bloemen|
|Tammy Cole||Tunnel Park Menagerie|
|Amber Darsch||In a Sea of Color|
|Perla De Leon||Toys from Home|
|Jackie Foss||Tulip Fields Forever & Two Hundred Tulip|
|Susan Hill||Dutch Sneakers & Dutch Country|
|Elaine Kines||Moses Supposes His Toeses are Roses|
|Jerry & Karyn Klukos||To Grandpa with Love|
|Rozlin Opolka||Homage to the Windmill|
|Lina Pierson & Simone Weithers||Secondary Succession|
|Carolyn Stich||Scampering Thru the Tulips|
|Kelly Vander Kley||Fabric of the Night & Udderly Fabulous Springtime Moood|
|Priscilla Walsh||DeZwaan View|
|Heidi Weller||Tulips En Pointe & Snapshots of Holland|
|Paige Wilds||Colorful Culture|
|The Tulip Time Team||Dynamic Heritage|
A juror vote and public vote will determine the favorite klompen. The juror’s pick will be announced at the event "First Bloem" in February where all top 20 artists and their works will be featured. The public will have a chance to vote for their favorites of the remaining 19 klompen between May 2 – 9, 2020.
Watch for more details after the winner is announced in February!