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Colors that POP: Windom artist creates three-dimensional textiles

May 3, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WINDOM What if ?
Those two simple words figure prominently into Anna Johannsen’s life, whether it be in her job as a teacher or her creative endeavors as an artist. They are the words she lives by along with a few others.
“My mantra is ‘what if?’” explained Anna. “What if I made that into a quilt? That’s how I get my inspiration. My other thing is: How do I know if it will work unless I try it? That’s what I always say to my students. Another one is: Too much is not enough. That’s the Victorian theory if your house is gaudy, it’s not gaudy enough.” Continue Reading