Klara Beck grew up in Fergus Falls and attended St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN. She graduated with a BA in Philosophy and Religion and taught reading to elementary students before starting Artsourced, an artist services business that moved her full-time into the art world. She now works as the Executive Director of the Kaddatz Galleries, a non-profit arts organization in downtown Fergus Falls. She and her husband Andy enjoy craft beer and travelling.