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Trudy L. Waterman

Trudy L. Waterman

Trudy L. Waterman has been a resident of Naper for almost 12 years. Bringing along a lifetime of interest in photography, Nebraska, and the life changes that came with the move, have afforded Ms. Waterman the opportunity to consistently pursue and create photographic art…

Suzanne Stratton

Suzanne Stratton

Suzanne Stratton was born and raised in Holdrege, where she has lived almost all of her life. As a child, she was always doodling or drawing and painting, and she assumed that she would one day be an artist…

Roberta Barnes

Roberta Barnes

Roberta R. Barnes is a native of Nebraska and has always been a part of the rural lifestyle. She currently lives on a ranch outside of Halsey Nebraska with her husband, Randy. Both she and her husband continue to work and ranch outside of Halsey. Barnes maintains her studio at her home…

Pat James

Pat James

Although she lived much of her life in large cities, Pat James decided to retire on family property in rural northeast Nebraska. Raised in the Chicago area, Pat went on to earn an MFA in sculpture and a PhD in art education, and she was an associate professor of art in the General College and the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota, before she retired…

Lance R. Wurst

Lance R. Wurst

Lance has been a teacher and coach in Nebraska Public Schools for more than 30 years. He was inspired by his college instructors to keep making art even though he was busy teaching…

Kristi Spiegel

Kristi Spiegel

Kristi Spiegel was born and raised in Holdrege and graduated from Holdrege High School in 1979. Kristi discovered her passion for art in high school, thanks to the direction of her art instructor, Mr. Steven Wilke…

Janice Howell

Janice Howell

Janice Howell has always loved art and wanted to become an artist from the first time she drew a picture in kindergarten…

Mysti Killough

Mysti Killough

Mysti Killough is an award-winning photographer. She owns a full-time portrait studio, Mystic Images Photography, in Holdrege. Mysti is also a member of Professional Photographers of Nebraska and Professional Photographers of America…

Rick Rasmussen

Rick Rasmussen

Rick Rasmussen is a native of central Nebraska and has been an avid nature and wildlife photographer for over 35 years. While he has traveled to many locations around the world to capture captivating images of nature and wildlife, he is best known for his timeless images of the Sandhill Crane migration near his hometown…

Suzie Wahlgren

Suzie Wahlgren

Suzie Wahlgren is a lifestyle photographer from Gothenburg. She enjoys shooting a variety of subjects, but her children inspire her the most…

To be Part of Something Big

To be Part of Something Big

Eighteen years ago, rural Nebraska artist Sondra Jonson of Cambridge created the “Rachel Weeping for Her Children” bronze sculpture at the Fatima Shrine in Arapahoe. In this essay, Sondra shares her thoughts about the shrine and sculpture, and what it means to her legacy to have been involved with this project…

Michael Peterson

Michael Peterson

Michael Peterson’s love for photography began in high school when his Grandpa bought him his first SLR camera, and he was hooked. After several years of teaching Photoshop and photo editing, he decided to get back into actually taking photographs and purchased his first DSLR camera…

Jay Gustafson

Jay Gustafson

Jay Gustafson was born and raised in the sand hills of Nebraska and life long resident of Brown County. Jay graduated from Rock County High School and was drafted into the Army and spent a tour in Vietnam. During that time, he purchased his first SLR camera and began shooting pictures…

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