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Loy Bowlin transformed into the “Original Rhinestone Cowboy” and converted his home into a dazzling art environment.

THE MAKING OF A DREAM: LOY BOWLIN + Jennifer Joy Jameson

John Michael Kohler Arts Center
608 New York Avenue
Sheboygan, WI 53081
January 29, 2017 - July 1, 2018
In 1975, Loy Bowlin reinvented his life and transformed into the “Original Rhinestone Cowboy.” That adopted persona inspired him to convert his home into a dazzling art environment. Folklorist Jennifer Joy Jameson adds original research and oral histories from those who knew Bowlin to this presentation of the “Beautiful Holy Jewel Home.”