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Autumn Sky

A native Iowan, Dena Tollefson was born in 1965, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  She graduated from Iowa State University in 1988 and moved to Dallas, Texas.  She returned to Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 1991 where she currently lives with her husband and children.

Tollefson has been accepted into national juried competitions in Texas, New York, California, and Georgia and has exhibited nationally.  Tollefson has won awards at the national and local level for her work.  Her artwork hangs in public and private collections in the Midwest as well as the U.S.  She is represented in galleries in Iowa and Pennsylvania.  She is a member of the Allied Artists of America and the Oil Painters of America.

text and image from The Chait Galleries Downtown

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on June 15, 2012

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