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Laura Youngbird

Drawing On Family

Laura Youngbird is an artist and art educator.  The themes in her work originate from experiences her family and particularly her grandmother had while at boarding schools and issues that surrounded their assimilation into non-Indian culture.  Here is a profile of Breckenridge, Minnesota artist Laura Youngbird.

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