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FOUNDATION FUNDS WORKSHOP BY VISITING ARTIST
A visiting artist from Washburn University, with support from the LSMSA Foundation, offered a customizing apparel workshop at LSMSA during the week of Feb. 5–9. “I would like to thank the LSMSA Foundation for providing funding for bringing visiting artists and lecturers to our campus to work with our amazing students,” said Chris King, lecturer of visual arts. John Sebelius is an interdisciplinary artist and filmmaker who holds a master’s in drawing and painting from the University of Kansas and a bachelor’s with honors in illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design.
His work has been featured in Harper’s Magazine, Express, Details, Review Magazine, on CNN, in the Aspen Daily News, in The Washington Post and on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” “He has shown in our gallery before and worked with our students in the past,” said Dr. Kristi Key, director of academic services at LSMSA. “His return to LSMSA was a great opportunity for our students to learn new techniques and skills. “The LSMSA Foundation’s generosity allowed us to host him and to support his work with our students.”