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By Betty Vanderwielen

Taking Art on the Road


January 18, 2018

Betty Vanderwielen, Pathfinder

Art Mobile of Montana art instructor Tess Fahlgren listens to a student's comments about "Third Eye" by Poplar, Mont. artist Heather Snell.

SEELEY LAKE – Each year, the Art Mobile of Montana (AMM) hires a qualified art instructor to load approximately 30 fine art pieces into a van. The instructor then drives all over Montana displaying the pieces and giving art lessons at schools and other venues. While the job has many rewards, 2017-18 instructor Tess Fahlgren said it also has a lonely side.

Asked what was the best part of her AMM experience, Fahlgren replied without hesitation, "The kids. Definitely the kids." She added that it is even more enjoyable the second year, "It's really fun to go into a school and everyone likes...

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