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Twin Cities Public Television to air ‘Harvest’ documentary this weekend

tpt-schedulePaul Krause, Paul Krause CreativePaul Krause, Paul Krause Creative, stopped by my corner office at the GBM this morning to inform me that his documentary ‘Harvest’ will air on TPT’s Minnesota Channel (2.2) this weekend.

Scheduled times are Saturday, May 28 at 7pm, Sunday at 1am, 3am and 1pm.

Harvest sculptor Ray ‘Jake’ Jacobson is recovering at Three Links Transitional Care unit from recent  back surgery. Paul expects that Jake will soon be back to work on another exciting project for Northfield that he’s got in the works.

Here are three photos from my October 2008 Harvest Sculpture Dedication album:

Ray Jacobson with Harvest sculpture Ray Jacobson at Harvest sculpture dedication Harvest sculpture at night

Photo album: Living Treasure Award ceremony

Philip Spensley, chair of the Northfield Arts and Culture Commission, was the MC for last night’s Northfield Living Treasures Award Program (PDF) ceremony at the Grand Event Center honoring  Myrna Johnson and Ray Jacobson.

Speakers included:

  • Ray Jacobson websiteSam Gett, publisher of the Northfield News, sponsors/underwriters of the award
  • Mary Rossing, Northfield Mayor
  • Paul Krause, nominator of Ray ‘Jake’ Jacobson
  • Kathy Rush, nominator of Myrna Johnson

Paul Krause announced during his remarks that Ray Jacobson now has his own website.

See the album of 16 photos, the large slideshow, or this small slideshow:

Photo album: Harvest documentary premiere

Paul Krause and Ray Jacobson At the Northfield High School last Thursday night, Paul Krause previewed his new documentary of Ray ‘Jake’ Jacobson’s Harvest sculpture.

Wes Jones, president of Casting Creations of MinnesotaAmong the attendees: Wes Jones, president of Casting Creations of Minnesota, the art foundry in Howard Lake, MN where the bronze casting of Harvest was done.  Wes has a future in comedy.

See my album of 9 photos, the large slideshow, or this small slideshow:

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‘Harvest’ documentary premieres this week

Alyssa Ford, Paul Krause, Ray JacobsenRay Jacobsen, Alyssa Ford, Paul KrauseA week or so ago, local filmmaker Paul Krause, Dancing Sun Multimedia, previewed his new documentary, Harvest, for local media, including freelancer Alyssa Ford who’s doing a story on it for the Star Tribune this week. I weaseled my way into Paul’s studio in downtown Northfield for a photo and a sneak preview.

Harvest” chronicles the creation of Ray Jacobson’s sculpture of the same title. From the initial drawings to the final installation on the riverfront, the film reveals every step required to craft the three thousand pound, bronze sculpture.

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