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Minneapolis, Minnesota: Lake of the Isles Pencil

Carved in May 2022 from the stump of an oak tree, the pencil is 20 feet tall, full-color, complete with eraser and lettering on its side.

2217 Lake of the Isles Pkwy E., Minneapolis, MN
Southwest side of the city. In a front yard on the east side of Lake of the Isles Pkwy E., just south of its intersection with W. 22nd St. Private property; visible from the street.
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Lake of the Isles Pencil

A twenty-foot-long #2 pencil was carved from the stump of an oak tree destroyed in a storm.

[Phil Wala, 06/17/2022]

Carved in May 2022, the pencil is full-color, complete with eraser and lettering on its side. As a former oak tree, it might last longer than most other stump art. July 2022: Photo added.

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