Lorie Schweer


Lorie lives with her husband Keith in Iowa City.  Both Lorie and Keith teach for a living and have artistic passions.  Keith is a traditional guitarist, and Lorie is a relief carver. Lorie is inspired by designs with flowing lines and has been experimenting with illusion.
Often Lorie is drawn to the art nouveau period.  She believes in artistry in every part of life, and enjoys carving as ornament.  Carving is a discipline with many approaches and techniques, and Lorie enjoys the sharing of ideas and techniques with the community that carving builds.