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Someone Else's Story

Wallow in and Wonder at Winter in Burnet Gallery's Latest
"...The main source of color comes from several mixed-media pieces by Sonja Peterson, which are populated by an assortment of spring flowers, fish, and birds. Using paper cutouts, as well as gouache, acrylic, colored pencil, and graphite, the works have an element of childlike whimsy, as Peterson journeys to fantastical places full of living creatures and growing things. Peterson journeys to fantastical places full of living creatures and growing things.

But Peterson's most interesting works are in white. There's something about the lack of color in Cull Hull‚ where she depicts a shipwrecked boat entwined in white seaweed, or Try the Tydes, an immensely intricate work of cut paper that really accentuates Peterson's skill and eye... " _Sheila Regan , City Pages