Shannon Estlund is an artist and educator originally from Jacksonville, FL, now living in the Twin Cities, Minnesota, with her husband Mark and two daughters. She currently works at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and at Augsburg College. She received her MFA from MCAD in 2013. Shannon received a Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant in 2014, and has shown work regionally and nationally. Upcoming exhibitions include the Soo Visual Art Center in the summer of 2015 in Minneapolis, the Crisp-Ellert Art Museum in St. Augustine, FL in June of 2016, and the Haskell Gallery in Jacksonville, FL in August, 2016.