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Pottery by Lisa Mathieson in Sorenson Gallery

SORENSON GALLERY IN FOSSTON FEATURES POTTERY BY LISA MATHIESON THROUGH OCTOBER

The Sorenson Gallery, located within the Fosston Library and Arts Center, is currently displaying the gorgeous pottery, beautiful glass jewelry, and vivid wildlife drawings by artist, Lisa Mathieson.  The display will be up through the month of October and can be viewed during regular library hours.  To learn more about Lisa, you can visit her website at www.lisacmathieson.com.

Lisa Mathieson Pottery Exhibited at the Sorenson Gallery, located within the Fosston Library and Arts Center

Lisa’s Bio and Artist Statement

I was fortunate to have been born into a family that valued the arts. As a young adult, I received a classical training in music. With this, came the rigorous demands for daily practice, and the fierce, utterly consuming need for self control during performances; I credit these qualities for having fine tuned me, they tempered me into the artist that I’ve become.

In my 20s, I traded my horn for a paintbrush. I received a degree in Fine Arts from Bethel University in 1988. In the following years I studied studio lighting—darkroom techniques at MCAD. I took graduate courses in poetry at the University of Minnesota.

Paintings by Pam Kerssen at Sorenson Gallery in Fosston

ARTIST RECEPTION ON JULY 16, 5PM-7PM

The Sorenson Gallery, located at the Fosston Library Arts Center, is showing the beautiful paintings done by artist, Pam Kerssen, through the month of July.  You can see Pam’s paintings during regular library hours.  Most of her paintings are available for purchase, so you may be lucky enough to take your favorite one home at the end of the month.  The public is invited to a reception for Pam on July 16th from 5pm-7pm, where you can meet Pam, see her paintings and enjoy some refreshments.

Painting by Pam Kerssen