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Sculptor John Lopez on balancing 'shiny' with rusted metal

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John Lopez is a renowned sculptor from South Dakota who works with discarded farm equipment and scrap metal pieces to create life-size sculptures. His work can be seen all over the country, including many locations across South Dakota.

In this bonus clip from The Great American Folk Show, John speaks with host Tom Brosseau about his balance of using old, rusted metal, with painted or shiny pieces. 

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Hear more from John Lopez on Episode 14 of The Great American Folk Show, airing on Prairie Public on Sunday, June 6, at 5pm CT.

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