Andy Sjodin holds a B.A. in Philosophy from St. John’s University and is a recent graduate of The Atelier Studio Program of Fine Art. In the winter Sjodin lives in the Twin Cities where he paints and teaches. He spends the summer months in Homer, AK where he paints, teaches workshops, and works as a cook in a small restaurant on the ocean. Sjodin has two primary interests as an artist: the exploration of human expressiveness and the development of interesting and challenging composition.