Barb Halvorson

Barb Halvorson, of Winona, won the platinum award at the annual Ashley For the Arts in Arcadia. Barb has painted for 35 years, has taught throughout the United States at a variety of art conventions including Creative Painting in Las Vegas. She has attended several juried art shows during her career and has won numerous awards. She is a published author in a series of how to paint books titled “Sharing Gifts of Nature.” In October, she will attend a five-day private seminar in California for portrait painting. 

Recently, Barb has opened her studio teaching community education classes. Please phone 507-494-0904 or 494-0900 for class brochure and registration information. For a private tour of Barb’s studio and for information on private classes or group painting parties please phone 507-454-7617. To be placed on her email list: halvorsonart@hotmail.com. Barb will have a public holiday open house in December. Barb wishes to thank Ashley for the Arts for their generous support of the arts and community support for many nonprofit and charitable organizations.