Crop art at the 2010 Minnesota State Fair

I keep meaning to share a few of the pictures I took of the crop art at this year’s Minnesota State Fair. For those of you unfamiliar with it, crop art uses the seeds of various crops and glues them to a surface to make an image. The queen of crop art was Lillian Colton, and the Minnesota Historical Society Press published a book about her:

So here’s a few of the images – the first, I believe, was done by Lillian:

And this one was the grand prize winner:

And one of our beers:

Our baseball team:

Our state stamp:

And since many of us are of Swedish descent, a Dala horse:

Or two!

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