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Ken Swanson LLC

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Ken Swanson LLC, Racine, WI

Ken Swanson

member since: 11/21/2018
Festival biz experience: 20+ years
USA: Racine, Wisconsin (WI)
Owner Phone: (262) 994-1310
I am a Wisconsin based, self-taught printmaker specializing in relief prints. The linoleum block print is my preferred medium, and I add color to them by hand painting.

I started selling mywork in 1989 and have participated in over 650 events throughout the United States since then. Even though I do both on-line and gallery sales, talking directly to an interested patron seems to bring almost any image to life in a way that gallery or on-line sales can't. And listening to the patrons thoughts of the work enhanses my understanding of the impact of art in society.

Years ago I realized that my images have a life far beyond the sale of the last print in the edition. I now add to my sales by making very popular greeting cards, book plates, and Christmas tree ornaments using my block print (and occacionally watercolor) images. For these products I use a local printer.
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Printmaker/Linocuts - prints, hand-painted, linoleum block prints, woodcut