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The Rusty Iris?

"a canvas of steel on wheels"

The Rusty Iris is a school bus transformed into an interactive, mobile art venue whose purpose is to unite, heal, and inspire by inviting our community to create something beautiful together.


!! This event is not to be missed !!

Rusty's Fiery Fundraising Mini-Fest

See how Rusty has grown !
8 foot tall iris petals off the upper deck
 6 flaming lanterns
an enchanting labyrinth art exhibit "What We Find"
3 fire performances by Bad Hat Fire Troupe + special guests
Tet'nus Art Car
& her flaming water bed
collaborative metal art for all to create
vendors & food trucks 
hula-hoops and practice staffs for days
raffle for awesome prizes
Be a sponsor! 
Email to inquire

October 7
5pm - 2am
ix art park

Elizabeth Swider's "What We Find" immersive art exhibit will be Rusty's next installation. 


Come be enchanted October 7 at IX Art Park

Have your own idea for a Rusty art installation? Email to shar

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Donate Today!

Half of our funds come from generous donors like you! Every bit counts.  Please join the fun, make this dream real, and click below.

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Sponsor Rusty

Your business can inspire hundreds!  20+ artists and scores of spectators will see your support!

Sponsor a Rusty Piece Campaign
Our team is working hard to prepare for October 7 but we need your team's financial support to get us there!  

Here's how you do it.

1.  Gather a team and give them a name  ("Friends of Rusty" is a great one)

2. Register that team on our GoFundMe with THIS LINK (one person only)

3. Have your team donate on the GoFundMe (linked below) and choose your team name at checkout.

4. Have your team's name embedded in the Rusty art you sponsored if you reach $250, $500, $1000, or $2000.

Rusty's growing!  Keep up!
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Next one out THIS FRIDAY!
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