DeAnne L Parks - Artist
Artist - Speaker - Residencies
About DeAnne
I am a full-time working artist. My work has been published internationally in calendars, magazines, Bible studies and on book, CD and DVD covers and is held in corporate and private collections.  Past exhibitions include The Basilica of St Mary, Central Lutheran, Hopkins Center for the Arts and Artistry in Minneapolis. In addition, I have exhibited at Luther Seminary, Central Presbyterian in St Paul and at The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson, Wisconsin.


My work is on the cover of the September 2017 issue of Minnesota Women's Press which contains a feature article about my work. read article here



I have experience:

  • Speaking to faith groups of teens and adults.
  • Creating installations including interactive installations in churches, art centers and public spaces.
  • Facilitating art on themes at retreats for pastors and youth.
  • Building community through art making.
  • Working with cancer patients, survivors and family members to relax and find joy through creative expression.
  • Working in Hospital with patients recovering from stroke, traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury.
  • Facilitating art with developmentally disabled adults and children with special needs.
  • Helping teens and adults with depression, anxiety and mental illness through art making.

Videos:

  1. Saint Paul Art Crawl | Spring 2014 | DeAnne Parks
  2. DeAnne’s Studio - Artcrawl - Lowertown St. Paul