Lisa Nilsson

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About Lisa Nilsson

Lisa Nilsson is a visual artist who grew up in Avon, Massachusetts. She found early inspiration in the makers-of-things in her family, including her father, a retired graphic designer, and his brother, an illustrator. Members of her family sewed, painted houses and watercolors, repaired car bodies, and mixed colors for false teeth.

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Using the Medieval paper art of quilling, artist Lisa Nilsson renders the human body in beautifully detailed cross sections.

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