WHO AM I?

The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.

MY EXPERIENCES

The snail with its silver trail says follow me.  But slowly there is so much to see!

—  Anonymous

Kathleen has exhibited at Fairfield Art Association, Burlington Art Gallery, Ft Madison At Gallery and is currently a house artist at Art Domestique in Washington, Iowa.

She has also taught numerous workshops including a weekly drawing course for the L.e.t.s. Center for the Healing & Creative Arts

SKILLS

EDUCATION

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BS  Art Education

Iowa State University

1969

MS Metal Smithing

University of Tennessee

1972

Kathleen Almelien Artist

The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.
The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.
The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.

Sabbiday falls

Fellow Traveler SeriesSummit

The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.

Sabbiday falls

Fellow Traveler SeriesSummit

The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.
The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.
The visual images are observation on op of an abstract design structure. my art starts with an idea, thought, feeling. or a location. The medium is the last decision before a mark is made on the support. Currently my work also includes involvement of the surface in the painting. Kathleen was voted by her peers as a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society. She works in watercolor, pastel, as well as pen and Ink.