Contemporary American artist Kim Norlien (Kim Norlien) is widely known outside his country. While working on the subjects of his paintings, each time he makes a journey into his own childhood, which he spent among the beautiful nature of Minneapolis, Minnesota, in the family of his grandparents. After graduating from Minneapolis College, Kim worked as a commercial artist for Honeywell for eight years. As the family began to grow, Kim left his position at Honeywell to become a freelance illustrator. His creativity and high quality work attracted the attention of national companies, working with which helped hone his artistic skills. The artist's work for major American companies has also earned him many awards and national recognition. Puzzle lovers all over the world are well aware of his work, many of his paintings were published as puzzles. Kim Norlien's love for his art is surpassed only by his belief in God and love for family and friends. He has been married to his high school sweetheart Laurie for thirty-nine years. They have four grown children and eight grandchildren.