May 18 – June 16, 2012
Artist Recognition Ceremony: Saturday, May 19, 1 – 3 pm
Lynn Ihsen Peterson, local artist, will be our special speaker.
First Friday ArtWalk: Friday June 1, 5:30 – 8pm
A unique event showcasing Lane County students between the ages of 13 and 18.
Included in this juried exhibition were 65 students. They are:
Opened to the public
Lynn Ihsen Peterson
Given art supplies to entertain her as a child, Lynn continues to be delighted by the process.
Rhode Island School of Design, SUNY New Paltz, New York, University of Oregon, Maude Kerns, Haystack Maine,
The Big School of Life Graphic designer in Eugene for Koobdooga Books, the Bread Stop, Baja Café, Oasis Markets, posters for the WOW Hall, Cinema 7, Art in the Vineyard, Eugene Celebration. Album covers for Etouffee & Canned Heat. As a designer for Authentic Models she created games, balance toys and packaging.
Self published and sold 25,000 copies of “Baby, a Book for Newborns”. Illustrated a child’s history book for Great Plains Press entitled “Twice a Hero” Sold lines of hand colored greeting cards for twenty years called “Yer All ‘Art” Lynn’s quilted backpack design was purchased by McCall’s Patterns.
Her art work is in private collections on the left coast and New York, as well as LTD and EWEB.
Commissioned to do 18 large ceramic panels for a 54 foot entry wall at Crescent Village in Eugene. Her 8x15 foot acrylic painting hangs in the River Annex lobby of Peace Health Medical Labs.
Participant in many local and national shows including:
Art in Agriculture shows Corvallis, Exhibition of Small Works, Washington Square NYC “Cutting Edges” international mosaic show in Lake Oswego (received Juror’s Choice Award.) American Women Artists Show 2010 in Dallas, Texas. Scheduled for a one person show at the Governor’s Office, Salem May-July 2013