Sigmund Aarseth: Norway Painted in Light and Color received the 2009 awards for both the North Dakota Professional Communicators Competition and the National Federation of Press Women
September 11, 2009
Sigmund Aarseth: Norway Painted in Light and Color published by Deb Nelson Gourley, Astri My Astri Publishing and English co-edited by Diane Edwards and Jo Ann B. Winistorfer won first at the state level and then went on to win at the National level. The NDPC and NFPW awards were for editing. The paintings of Sigmund Aarseth capture beautifully the many seasons and moods of Norway. This book takes you on a journey through the mountains and the valleys painted with lush strokes of color and light. With the commentary of his artist daughter, Marit, and designed by his son, Gudmund, you will be able to see and experience the Aarseth home interiors and their famly life in its idyllic setting in the mountain landscape of Norway. The bilingual English Norwegian book was translated into English by Kari Bye and Norwegian edited by Halldis Aarseth.