Contact the artist concerning prices, purchasing and work on commission. Karen has extensive experience in conducting workshops for beginning, intermediate and advanced students. She and her students explore a variety of techniques and subject matter, with a strong emphasis placed on design. A typical schedule includes demonstrations, class painting time, and critique. Karen has an informal, easy-going teaching style and, while encouraging class members to enjoy themselves, she also motivates the students to challenge themselves. Typical comments from students:
"Karen is encouraging and always willing to explain and help. She makes everyone comfortable and yet expects you to do your best. She's a wonderful art teacher."
"Karen is a wonderful teacher who is very knowledgeable and skilled. She allows students to follow their creative path while providing the training to accomplish the student's goals."
"Open to students' needs. Very helpful with critiques. Always finds positive, encouraging things to say about our work."
"It should be illegal to have this much fun in class."