Newton, Illinois: Minions in Metal

Outside a welding shop stand two oversized cartoon minions, a cyclops strumming a guitar, the other with its hand upraised in a tenuous greeting.

A-J Welding

1600 W. Jourdan St., Newton, IL
A-J Welding. On the west edge of town, on the south side of IL-33/W. Jourdan St.
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Welding shop Minion.

Minions Welded Sculpture

On Illinois Route 33, on the west side of town, are two Minion sculptures outside of a welding shop.

[Peter, 10/15/2021]

Minions welded of steel have a better chance of outliving their pop culture moment than those made of tires and hay bales.

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