ARTIST: Kerstin Graudins
STOREFRONT LOCATION: Thomas West
Graudins has over twenty years of teaching experience, in a wide variety of art classes. At Pratt Fine Art Center (where she makes a lot of her work) she has taught a diverse range of printmaking classes since 2006. Beyond teaching, she further builds community by participating in many print exchanges and collaborations with other artists. Additionally, she works as a master printmaker and has produced editions of prints for Alfredo Arreguin, Robert Hardgrave, and Dale Chihuly. Graudins practices many kinds of printmaking; etching, lithography, block printing, and screen printing. She is drawn to patterns, geometric shapes, and layering of colors, which are a common trademark of her printmaking work.