On the cover: “Afternoon Tea” is a painting by Sioux Falls artist Anna Youngers, a South Dakota Arts Council Artist Fellowship recipient and the winner of the Congressional Art Contest as a high school student. Youngers began her professional training at the age of 16 with a four-year classical apprenticeship and she credits her training for her strong foundation in draftsmanship and the technical craft of oil painting. See a gallery of Youngers’ work at www.annayoungers.com and read her story on page 10 of this issue.