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Lin Lipetz

Lin Lipetz
artist, author

Lin Lipetz (1928-2014) was a Sonoma author, artist, instructor and interior architect. She was born in Bozeman, Montana and earned a master of fine arts degree at the University of Washington in ceramics, textiles and painting, and a bachelor’s degree from San Jose State University in interior architecture. She resided her last 33 years in Sonoma, where she served on the Cultural and Fine Arts Commission for the City of Sonoma, and helped establish the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art in the 1990s. She also wrote the book, The Secret of Inner Presence. Lin was “a mentor for many students and a friend to all.”