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Thompson and Quam plan Aug. wedding

Deborah Lou Thompson, in memory of Keith (Bucky)Thompson, announces the engagement of Brook Helen Thompson to Jesse Rolland Quam, son of Cheryl and Carle Shanks, and Ross Quam.

Brook is a 2000 graduate of Dickinson High School, graduated summa cum laude from The University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and global studies, and received her master’s degree in Spanish language and translation from New York University in Madrid, Spain.

Brook is an artist/painter, Spanish translator and is involved in acting and music in Minneapolis.

Jesse graduated from Lake Park Audubon in 1996 and studied graphic design at Brown Institute. He went on to study printmaking with Richard Mock, an internationally known artist from New York.

Jesse is an artist/painter and works with local interior designers installing art and staging furniture. He is also pursuing music and creating murals with Brook as the collective named META Project.

Their wedding will be Friday, Aug. 12, at the Incarnation Catholic Church and The Blaisdell in Minneapolis.

Following the wedding, Brook and Jesse will be travelling to Spain for their honeymoon and a one-month artist residency at Can Serrat, outside of Barcelona.

They will reside in the Kingfield neighborhood of South Minneapolis.