Special events


  • Date: September 23
  • Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
  • Cost: Registration fee of $25 for participants. Regular admission applies for the general public.

A gathering of people who enjoy and recognize the amazing power and satisfaction of balancing stone will be gathering in Flagstaff, Arizona to participate in this meditative and rewarding art form.

Participant applications must be received by September 10.

Download an application.

To learn more, contact Pieter Schaafsma at schaafsmadesign@hotmail.com or call (928) 606-3967.

Featured Artwork by Pieter Schaafsma:

Stone Balancing by Pieter Schaafsma at The Arboretum:

Stone Balancing photos from the event:



  • Date: June 29 - August 26
  • Time: Thursdays - Sundays, 10 AM - 4 PM
  • Cost: Free with the cost of admission

The Arboretum at Flagstaff celebrates art in the outdoors with Botanical Blacksmiths, a collection of 20 pieces of outdoor ironwork created by members of the Arizona Artists Blacksmith Association and installed throughout the Arboretum grounds.  

Ironwork items will be available for sale, as well as smaller pieces that will be available in the bookstore.

Artwork Featured on this Page: Passion Flower by Rodger "Grizz" LaBrash