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TumbleStar Finds a Summer Home on the Cape

Posted on June 24th, 2018 by admin

Out of the Box! Art & Science Walk at Highfiled Hall Highfield Hall & Gardens in Falmouth, Massachusetts is the summer home for my painted steel sculpture, TumbleStar, as part of their outdoor exhibit “Out of the Box! Art & Science Walk.” From June 24- September 3, visitors can explore beautiful ‘lawns, paths and gardens [...]

Hybrid Space/Hybrid Practice

Posted on May 6th, 2018 by admin

New Hybrid Studios Breed Innovation Words and images get equal opportunity in the new Church studios at Vermont Studio Center. I was the first to experience the newly resurrected studios, risen from the ashes of this historic church building on Main Street in Johnson, Vermont. For years I have had a studio practice that combines [...]

Focus Printmaking 2

Posted on February 15th, 2018 by admin

From left to right: Earth Matrix I, II, and III IN FOCUS: Earth Matrix at Greenhut Gallery goers braved a bitterly cold February afternoon for the warm and lively opening of Greenhut’s 2nd annual “Focus Printmaking” show. I was delighted to participate again in this diverse and innovative group of printmakers from across Maine. My [...]

Icelandic Odyssey: Glaciers, Fulmars, and Whales

Posted on October 2nd, 2017 by admin

Icelandic Odyssey: Glaciers, Fulmars, and Whales Over the summer solstice, I was one of five members of Peregrine Press to travel to Iceland for a two-week long residency in printmaking. We joined Sola, our Icelandic host, and Mary, our fellow printmaker from Ireland, for an intensive teach-in solar printmaking from Elva, and tour the amazing [...]

“Take Flight” to a Show That Soars

Posted on October 2nd, 2017 by admin

“Take Flight” to a Show That Soars Mary Harding of the George Marshall Store Gallery in York Harbor, Maine has outdone herself again with a themed show I am proud to be a part of. Invited artists from around New England interpret the theme of flight through sculpture, painting, printmaking, and mixed media. My new etchings [...]

Tumblestar Lands in Wells

Posted on May 30th, 2017 by admin

Tumblestar Sculpture at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm My first outdoor steel sculpture is on view in POWER OF PLACE: Wells Reserve at Laudholm, curated by June LaCombe. I am honored to join 27 other artists, whose sculptures in granite, steel, marble and bronze appear in the landscape of this historic saltwater farm in Wells, [...]

Music for the Eyes: Matisse’s Artist Books

Posted on October 27th, 2016 by admin

Left: Kate engages museum goers in the art books of Henri Matisse. Right: USM Center for Book Arts director, Becky Goodale, expounds on artist books in a panel discussion at the Portland Museum that Kate helped organize. Music for the Eyes: Matisse’s Artist Books I was excited when Portland Museum of Art asked me to [...]

Ancient Roots: Making Art in Ireland

Posted on July 13th, 2016 by admin

A rainless (!) ten days on the remote Western coast of Ireland at the Ballinglen Arts Foundation inspired our group (7 of us from Peregrine Press, 1 from Ireland, 1 from Iceland) to respond to the ancient stone circles, burial mounds and dolmens. Here where the sea meets land crisscrossed by ancient walls and tilled [...]

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