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Staples, Minnesota, residing in Fargo, North Dakota


Credit: Ellen Diderich

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About the Artist

Ellen Jean Diederich with studios in Rancho Mirage, California & Fargo, North Dakota is a national award-winning painter creating Neo-Impressionistic paintings on canvas and paper in both watercolor and acrylic. Her rural and city backgrounds play a significant role in her choices of subject matters. She particularly enjoys painting landscape, flowers, architecture, and domesticated animals. Proud of her Midwest heritage, Diederich brings sincerity and love to each painting.

Having earned a Bachelor of Arts in Art Education and a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Diederich is an honored alumnus of Minnesota State University-Moorhead. She has been painting professionally since 1985. She has exhibited widely and was featured in Fargo at the Plains Art Museum and the Underbrush Gallery, The Rourke Art Museum in Moorhead, The Capital Gallery in Bismarck, and Jean Stephen Galleries in Minneapolis and many more in the Dakotas and Minnesota.

Diederich is also the author and illustrator of two award winning children’s books and one art book “Progressive painting -Your Creative Journey” as well as a workshop instructor and juror.

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