Swanson, Emily. There will be an air of artistry down by the river, Extra, Pine Knot News,, August 20, 2021, page 14.

Markusen, Ann. Watercolorist finds joy in plein air painting, “Solo Art Opening,” Culture, Pine Knot News,, July 3, 2020, page 17.

Slack, Patrick. Gallery to open June 6 at Rum River Art Center, “Julia Jaakola Watercolors en Plein Air,” Arts, Anoka County Shopper,, May 27, 2020, page 7.

“Outdoor Painters of Minnesota Exhibit at Banfill-Lock Center.” Arts, ABC Newspapers Union Herald [Anoka], June 28, 2019.

Alveshere, Ollivia. Local artists display work in Northstar Artsts’ Market. Arts & Entertainment, Anoka County UnionHerald,, May 25, 2018, page 6B. 

Palmlund, Donna. Artists capture different ‘Harvey Dunn’ skies, The De Smet News, Volume 136, Number 33, August 17, 2016, page 1