KATE ANDERSON ART

 

Upcoming Workshops 2019

++Two Day Workshop Summer Intensive - Knotting with Katie!
Craft Alliance Center of Art+Design
St. Louis, MO
July 18-19, 2019

Craft Alliance Center of Art+Design
craftalliance.org

Class information: andrea.Moon@craftalliance.org

++Pre-Conference Workshop - One Day Workshop “Simply Knotted”
Beyond the Surface: Surface Design Association Conference
St. Louis, MO October 2, 2019

Class:
www.surfacedesign.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Pre-Conference-Workshop-Details_4-8-19.pdf

Registration:
surfacedesign.z2systems.com/np/clients/surfacedesign/eventRegistration.jsp?event=6&

 

Workshop Descriptions

Simply Knotted
1 Day Basketry Workshop

This fun and inspiring workshop teaches the simple sculptural techniques of knotting through the process of starting a small bowl form. Information covered includes how to begin, increasing and decreasing the core, adding and subtracting colors, and methods to finish. You will also learn creative ways to add patterns, textures and embellishments to make it your own unique vision!

Knotting with Katie!
1-2 Day Basketry Workshop

This fun and inspiring workshop teaches the simple sculptural techniques of knotting through the process of of working on an easy to handle surface; completing your piece will result in a small scale sculpture. Information covered includes different methods to begin, adding and subtracting colors, how to utilize language and differing methods of finishing your form. You will also learn creative ways to add patterns, embellishments and various textures to express your own unique vision.

Katie Anderson: The Path from There to Here
PowerPoint with Q&A discussion
45 minutes - 1.5 hours

Kate Anderson will present a dynamic presentation on her work She began as a painter in 1982 and began collaborating with her husband in 1996. For 10 years they had an active career collaborating on painted mixed media wood assemblages. After a 1995 knotting class at Craft Alliance, she began knotting exclusively by 1996. Eventually she ended a 24 year career as a gallery director in order to focus full time on her work and on the opportunities the textile world presents. This session will culminate in a group discussion about the ability to reinvent oneself and the power of positive change.