Kate Mothes' Profile
I am enthusiastic about a range of arts and crafts. I come from an immensely artistic family -- both sides of my family were artists or craftspeople who accomplished everything from woodturning to pottery and knitting to fine art. I think it's in the genes.
My current hobby, beading, which is what I feature on Etsy, was an interest that sprouted, unusually, in a high school anthropology class in which the class constructed - from scratch using a pattern - traditional Kiowa moccasins, complete with beaded embroidery.
I graduated with a BA in art history a few years ago, with an emphasis in studio art, and hope to pursue graduate studies in art history soon. In the meantime, while I also work full time at a bookstore and fill my head with all sorts if interesting things there, I spend my down time at home with a selection...
- Born on April 22
- Joined January 2, 2009
- Kate Mothes