• Super Bull, Prize Dahlias, Pork Queen & More at the Iowa State Fair

    1 month ago - By Urban Sketchers

    [By Marcia Milner-Brage in Des Moines, Iowa]
    Dream-on is the Super Bull at the Iowa State Fair this year. He was awarded this honor by weighing in at 3050 pounds. He's a Simmi/Angus, raised on the Brandt Farm in Corning, Iowa. I joined the constant stream of fair goers at the Cattle Barn to gaze upon his massive bovine grandeur and calm.
    I've recently started drawing on my iPad, using the Procreate app. Until my two-day outing to the Fair, I'd dabbled in protected situations: inside my air conditioned home, seated at a table, with no other people except my husband in the house. Here at the...
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