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Mankato Free Press 12-11-09
Annual Grand Celebration
Saturday July 19 - 2008 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
here to read about New
Art Work Fits Right Into Treaty Site
featured in the St. Peter Herald Newspaper on July 12, 2007.
Oxen is displayed at the Nicollet County Historical Society
Unveiling of a
on the largest rock (65,000 lb) in the North Mankato area.
This Memorial Plaque is to recognize a legion in our time,
Rex Macbeth, a local Western Historian that lived and walked
among us. Rex told me I had the honor of having his
last public speaking engagement at my Jesse James event June
3, 2006. What an honor. I designed and fabricated the
benches that are located in the area of the rock.
- The city of North Mankato did an outstanding
job on the design and construction of the park area.
Many thanks to all involved. Good Job. It will be
used and enjoyed by many for years to come. Click on
photo's to enlarge.
Third Annual Jesse James Theme Park Event
off your boots, pull on your hat and get ready to
step back in time. Join us as the Wild West comes
to life in southern Minnesota with the 3rd annual
Arnie Lillo’s Jesse James Theme Park just minutes from
Mankato on Saturday, June 2nd 2007 from 10:00 AM –
here to read about "The Artwork in Thunder Valley
- This article is from the
Maple River Messenger tells
about 5 metal sport cutouts Arnie created out of 14 ga
iron which he donated to the Thunder Valley Park in the
City of Good Thunder, MN.
made 5 life size images of Kirby Pucket
and others for the park dedication in September 2006.
James Theme Park Grand Opening July 5, 2005
- Arnie Lillo s Jesse James
Theme Park just minutes from Mankato ... Media is
on June 7, 2005
- The official website of KEYC Television offering
Mankato Minnesota and surrounding area news, local
information. ... Arnie Lillo has spent the
last nine months in his metal shop getting ready for ...
Video of Hermann
- Restoration in New Ulm 2004
James Theme Park
- Located at the Arnie Lillo
Farm 56632 177th Lane, Good Thunder, MN 56037 ...
sells bonds, helps Oak Hills, gets bids
- City Manager Brian Gramentz
reported seven proposals were received for conservation
treatment of the Hermann sculpture. May 19, 2004
NEW ULM -- As the date for the
official celebration of the 150th
- A heritage tree will adorn
Heritage Park, a small outcropping on South Minnesota
much like the outcropping on North Minnesota for the
Glockenspiel. Artisan Arnie Lillo of
Good Thunder was commissioned to do the metal work, and
local artist John Ingebritson is charged with painting
the metal ... May 23, 2004
real tin man
- He helps people
restore old tractors, and that's a rare thing indeed...March
2003 Update—Conservation Treatment Awards
- Currently the sculpture is being analyzed by
sculptor Dave Hyduke and metal fabricator Arnie Lillo.
At Montana Tech in Butte, Montana, Marcus Daly
- Metal expert Arnie Lillo is
one of the workers examining the city's most famous
"It feels good, it's an honor," says
ULM -- Hermann the German came down from his perch high
- The city has hired sculptor David
Hyduke of St. Peter and artisan Arnie Lillo
of rural Mankato to inspect and appraise the current
condition ... Feb 26, 2003
Images in Metal
- Arnie Lillo never placed that
ad. He’s more interested in conceptualizing and creating
than in selling his creations.
He holds three patents and passed up ... 2002
the Heritage tree
- NEW ULM -- One of New Ulm's 150th birthday presents,
a Heritage Tree, got its ... of each piece, which were
cut by metal smith Arnie Lillo of Good
Thunder. ... one-of-a-kind version of Hermann, will
attend a reception at the White House on Friday, Dec.
17, 1999. Hermann went on display in the East Wing of
the White House.
Artist for Hermann
- Arnie Lillo, owner of Timeless Images
in Metal, received an additional honor on ...
Lillo and his son Greg, who helped
design the one-of ... Dec 9, 1999
Center for Enterprise Facilitation - Client Stories
- Arnie Lillo was the first
client referred to Milt Toratti when he moved to Mankato
At that time Arnie was the MSU air-conditioning