Minnesota Artist

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Jonathan Thunder is a painter, illustrator, experimental filmmaker and cartoonist.  Influenced by his native heritage, Thunder's bold, vibrant, work inspires conversation around contemporary and historical themes.  His illustrations accompany many Ojibwe language projects.  His artist in residence projects engage youth in the creation of public art.  His films ignite curiosity and wonder.

John Bauer

Courtney Yasmineh started writing songs in her teens.

Aaron Spangler

Aaron Spangler grew up in Park Rapids, graduated from MCAD and went on to become a world renowned artist.  He lives with his wife-author and chef Amy Thielen and their son in a home he built himself nestled deep in the forest between Park Rapids and Two Inlets.