Lil Golf

The Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA) invited us to help them with their call for proposals for an artist-designed mini golf course to open in May 2016. After talking about our mini golf work at the museum in the Fall of 2015, we were inspired to submit our own idea for […]

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Arctic Golf

ARTathalon was an artist-created exercise course that was curated by Northern Lights.mn and part of the winter 4Play MSP event at Fort Snelling State Park on January 9, 2016. The Pink Putter was invited to participate, so she proposed and created Arctic Golf, a four-hole mini golf experience made completely […]

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Walker on the Green 2015

This is the third year A Couple of Putts has been involved with the Walker Art Center Mini Golf course. In January 2015, Tom participated in a design charrette with four other artists (Amy, Yousif, Meena and Andrew) with the goal of coming up with ideas for four new holes to be added […]

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Sparkle City Mini Putt

During Robin’s time as an Artist-in-Residence at Hub-Bub, she designed and worked with the community to build a permanent, 9-hole, Spartanburg-themed, free mini golf course on a formerly vacant lot in the heart of downtown. People are encouraged to bring their own ball and putter or to rent them for […]

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The Exquisite Pearl

In addition to designing and playing mini golf, our role at the 2015 Tasmeem Festival was also as speakers and workshop leaders. For four days we directed a workshop titled Hole-in-One: Exquisite Corpse Mini Golf. The original idea was to have students prototype three different holes in three days that all […]

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Don’t Blow It!

This gumball machine themed hole was designed for the Walker Art Center’s Artist-Designed Mini Golf 2014. This is the 18th hole where all the balls get collected. Players putt up a hill and into the coin slot for a final hole-in-one. The ball spirals down a metal ramp and into a […]

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Can You Handle This?

This garden-themed hole was designed and fabricated as a commission for the Walker Art Center’s Artist-Designed Mini-Golf 2013. Players putt into a giant watering can through its looped handle and out the spout. The ball rolls onto a lower putting green where obstacles take the form of glimmering puddles and […]

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Design

Not only do we love the game, but we are passionate and experienced mini golf designers and fabricators. As a professional artist, Robin has worked at the University of Minnesota, the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and the Minnesota Children’s Museum. When designing for mini golf courses, she uses […]

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