Joli earned a Master of Arts in Studio Art at the University of Wisconsin – Superior, and both a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art, and a Bachelor of Science in Photojournalism from St. Cloud State University. Joli earned her AA Degree from Central Lakes College in Brainerd, MN. Joli previously taught in the Minneapolis Public School District in Minneapolis, MN; Austin Independent School District in Austin, TX, and served as a TESOL instructor in Chiang Mai, Thailand. She has been traveling far from home taking pictures to serve as examples in her photography classes; always lugging her heavy camera with her to places as far as Europe, Central America, Mexico, and her favorite – SE Asia.
When at home in Minnesota, Joli serves as a mentor at Lincoln Elementary School in Little Falls, MN. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, fishing, yoga, learning new things, and biking. Email Joli for more information
Primarily working in ceramic sculpture, Casey Hochhalter investigates the interaction of nature’s systems and the immensity of imagination. He is a Studio Art Instructor with experience in two and three dimensional design, ceramics, sculpture, drawing, painting, digital photography, airbrush painting, and art appreciation. Casey received a Masters of Fine Arts from Illinois State University, Normal, focusing his studies on balancing content and form with the traditions and current critical thought of ceramic art. He earned a Bachelors of Fine Arts from Minnesota State University, Mankato, majoring in ceramics and minoring in art history. Casey’s success as an artist and writer has earned him grant support for experimental research projects. His work has been presented in a number of highly regarded national and international exhibitions and publications. Email Casey for more information
Instructor at Central Lakes College since 1994. Department: Visual/Studio Art. He teaches courses in the Photography, Art Appreciation, Art History, Video and Graphic Arts. Educational background/degrees: (Masters of Science) Southwest State University-Marshall, MN; (Masters Studies of Fine Art) Regis University- Denver, CO; (Bachelors of Science) Minnesota State University- Moorhead MN; (Technical Diploma) Central Lakes College – Staples MN. Prior to coming to CLC, Fuhrman spent eleven years in corporate management in the photo industry. He currently owns and operates a Minnesota game farm & hatchery, and is a three sport, varsity coach at Staples Motley High School. He enjoys his family, writing books, home design/construction, event photography, art presentation, and recreation sports. Email Bruce for more information