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Kelsey Oseid

Kelsey Oseid is an illustrator obsessed with natural history who lives and works in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Her painted illustrations of animals and plants celebrate the natural world and the ways humans relate to it. Her forthcoming book, Whales: An Illustrated Celebration, which she authored and illustrated, explores the most interesting and illuminating facts about these marine mammals. She runs the art and paper goods brand Kelzuki alongside her husband, Nick.

 

Check out her Minneapolis recommendations below.

 

city guide:
Minneapolis, MN
outdoors
Mill City Farmers Market
"The sunrise on farmer's market mornings at the Mill City farmer's market comes highly recommended." - Kelsey Oseid
704 S 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
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Stone Arch Bridge
Native granite and limestone bridge over the Mississippi River measuring 2100-feet long by 28-feet wide. The bridge consists of 23 arches.
100 Portland Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA
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The Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
The park, with attractions that include a zoo, conservatory, amusement park, carousel, Lake Como, golf course, pool and more, attracts more than 1.9 million visitors annually.
1325 Aida Place, St Paul, MN 55103, USA
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The Lyndale Park Peace Garden
Minneapolis city park on the northeast side of Lake Harriet.
4124 Roseway Road, Minneapolis, MN, USA
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Minneapolis Institute of Art
Museum of art in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404, USA
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Theodore Wirth Park
"Check out the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden!" - Kelsey Oseid
1301 Theodore Wirth Pkwy, Golden Valley, MN 55422, USA
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food
Birchwood Cafe
"The Birchwood Cafe in the Seward neighborhood is an amazing restaurant with really excellent food and lovely people - a Twin Cities must." - Kelsey Oseid
3311 East 25th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55406, USA
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coffee
Rustica Bakery
"Rustica Bakery has ridiculously perfect cappuccinos - and their pastries are amazing, too." - Kelsey Oseid
3220 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55416, USA
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