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Who's who at Kaleidoscope

Rowen Schussheim-Anderson, co-director, started Kaleidoscope when she began teaching in the Augustana Art Department in 1982. With a B.F.A. from Rochester Institute of Technology and M.F.A. from Arizona State University, she exhibits her work widely.

Megan Quinn, co-director, has taught at Augustana since 1980.  She has been a visiting artist and an advocate for public arts programming. With a B.S. from the University of Maryland and M.F.A. from the University of Notre Dame, she exhibits her works widely.

Julie Schneider, registrar and organizer of many Kaleidoscope needs, is also the secretary of the Art Department at Augustana.

Leana Carter has a B.A. in English and Art from the University of Iowa and a teaching degree from Humboldt State University. She has taught art in California, Mexico and the Davenport Community Schools.

Laura Carter has a B.A. in Art Education from Augustana College. She has been an art educator in the Davenport Community Schools for the past 20 years.

Jamie Chalus has a B.A. in Elementary Education from Augustana College, where she also minored in art. For the last 12 years she has taught elementary art in the Davenport Community School District.

Seth Chappell is a premier puppet creator and artist. He specializes in designing original custom puppets for a variety of mediums, including stage and video.

Heike Ehlers has a B.A. from Augustana College and M.F.A. from the University of Illinois-Urbana. She has taught at elementary through high school levels.