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Kelli Claussen, American artist. Member Woman Artist Museum, Washington, 1990-1991, Seattle Art Museum, 1991-1992, Minneapolis Institute Art.

Background

Claussen, Kelli was born on October 30, 1943 in Virginia, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Luke O'Farrell and Sarah (Haryn) Suihkonen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Visual Arts, Indiana State University, 1990.

Career

Artist, Arlington, Washington, since 1990;owner, Watermelon Patch Antiques and Art, Sandstone, Minnesota, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Salmon Days Art Show, 1990, Bellevue, Washington, 1992, Everett, Washington, 1992, 3 juried shows at Indiana University, 1987-1990.

Membership

Member Woman Artist Museum, Washington, 1990-1991, Seattle Art Museum, 1991-1992, Minneapolis Institute Art.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, horses, cooking, decorating, gardening.

Connections

Married Paul Kelly, November 1964 (divorced 1969). Children: Christopher, Stephanie, Mechelle. Married Howard Boyd Claussen, November 17, 1989.

father:
Luke O'Farrell Suihkonen

mother:
Sarah (Haryn) Suihkonen

spouses:
Paul Kelly

Howard Boyd Claussen

children:
Christopher Claussen

Stephanie Claussen

Mechelle Claussen