Oak Park Home & Hardware supplied 9 (nine) Large Frank Lloyd Wright Oak Park Studio Vases for the Terry Trueblood Recreation Center in Iowa City, IA. The nine Studio Vases have been installed throughout the recreational area. The Trueblood Recreation area is 207 total acres with a lake that is 95.5 acres of surface area along the Iowa River on South Gilbert Street.
The Trueblood Recreation area is named after the city's late Parks and Recreation Director, Terry Trueblood. Trueblood lost his fight to pancreatic cancer in 2009. Before he passed, Trueblood said he wanted to turn the former sand and gravel pit into an outdoor area everyone could enjoy. The folks in Iowa are very fortunate to have such a beautiful family friendly park in the area.
This line of Frank Lloyd Wright outdoor vases and planters are authorized designs by The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and made to order by Nichols Bros Stoneworks. The planters come in many sizes from small to large and suitable for residential application such as this one below.