On the Cover | Jan. 8, 2020

learn more about the current issue's cover art from Leah Fargo

“Birthday Presence” by Leah Fargo
oil on wood, 3’x4’, 2018

Norma Larrabee Gabriel paints the absurd. Her work can be viewed at leahfargo.com and she thanks you for your curiosity.

“Lectures rang like sermons on the benevolence of Santa Claus, so when my professor made me evangelize a vegetable, I asked Google which one is God’s favorite. I received 100 million correct responses, so I asked God, and He declared, ‘THE SWEET POTATO.’ Of course, I thought, so rich in potassium. And I received a B minus for my revelation.” – The Artist

Volume One finds its cover art in a number of ways, from local art shows to random emails to knowing someone who knows someone who knows a great artist. The art always originates from a current or former Chippewa Valley resident. If you'd like to submit cover art, send us a message.