Happy and rusty: McKellip creates works of art from rebar, fence posts, shovel heads

Ole McKellip stands next to the 1952 truck he restored. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now One day, Ole McKellip and his wife, Chris, were outside, pondering what to call Ole’s art shop at their rural Newton residence. As it turns out, inspiration was lying dead nearby. Ole McKellip looks through the sculpture he did of a dog. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now “There was a flat toad lying in the driveway, and there it was,” Ole McKellip


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