Writing about artists, actors and musicians.

The Steady Beat of Brian's Bodhran Beaters

Leprechaun magic is at work in a tiny, Irish green shed tucked into a backyard in Lonsdale, Minnesota…

Published in Southern Minnesota SCENE magazine. March 2014.

I Do! I Do!

A 26-year marriage brings laughter, some tears, and a few major plot twists

Published in Minnesota Good Age – March 2011

Junk Mail Gems

Gretchen Fleener uses her creativity to turn junk mail into unique products…

Published in Womeninc. Magazine – September 2009

The Storytellers

Stories of women’s history are sewn into Jewell Wolk’s story quilts and kept alive by her daughter, Jean Wakely

Published in the Spring 2014 issue of Girlfriends magazine. See pages 15 – 17.

Down Under Quilting with Anne Tuma

Australia-born Anne Tuma, of Down Under Quilting, establishes successful long-arm quilting business in rural Minnesota 

Published in the February 2008 issue of Womeninc. Magazine.

Dancing the Steel with Jennifer Wolcott

Never wanting a conventional career, Jennifer Wolcott found her calling as a metal and glass artist…

Published in the August 2009 issue of Womeninc. magazine

The Art of Friendship

Brought together by grace and a dying art form, this group of porcelain painters has been painting together for over thirty years…

Published in the May 2012 issue of Womeninc. Magazine

Rollie Brandt - Capturing Memories of the Family Farm

Artist Rollie Brandt captures memories of the family farm in her paintings

Published in the April/May 2009 issue of Womeninc. Magazine.

Downsizing Without Losing the Sense of Home

Great decor and gorgeous architectural details make for a lovely condo…

Published in the November 2008 issue of Womeninc. Magazine