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Artistic creative inspiration and spiritual encouragement are gifts of the Lord. In a family of 8, I grew up by a lake on a farm with a seed cleaning business in Minnesota where I discovered a love for nature and the desire to draw/create. Alexandria Technical College lead me to a career in graphic design. Ceramics, jewelry design and woodworking are art classes I’ve enjoyed as an adult. Visits to museums, galleries, theatres and concerts are favorite forms of entertainment. I utilize and decorate with "found objects".
■ My husband is a metal artist with a joy for "picking". His diligent work ethic is traced to a dairy farm in South Dakota. He honors the past by cleaning, restoring and preserving eclectic vintage treasures for their historical value, beauty and green eco-friendly utilitarian function.
■ Our son hopes to become a pastor for the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS) through Concordia Theological…

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  • Born on December 22
  • Joined July 17, 2010

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About

Artistic creative inspiration and spiritual encouragement are gifts of the Lord. In a family of 8, I grew up by a lake on a farm with a seed cleaning business in Minnesota where I discovered a love for nature and the desire to draw/create. Alexandria Technical College lead me to a career in graphic design. Ceramics, jewelry design and woodworking are art classes I’ve enjoyed as an adult. Visits to museums, galleries, theatres and concerts are favorite forms of entertainment. I utilize and decorate with "found objects".
■ My husband is a metal artist with a joy for "picking". His diligent work ethic is traced to a dairy farm in South Dakota. He honors the past by cleaning, restoring and preserving eclectic vintage treasures for their historical value, beauty and green eco-friendly utilitarian function.
■ Our son hopes to become a pastor for the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS) through Concordia Theological Seminary Fort Wayne, Indiana. His talents include juggling and riding a unicycle. Our daughter is an artist and helps others in Abilene. She enjoys music, photography and working with digital images.

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