Katie's Profile

About

Feeding the Lake is run by Katie Taylor Frisch in Lincoln, Nebraska with the assistance of my amazing husband, Tim.

I have been a journaler for at least 9 years. I know the importance of matching the right pen with the right paper and the relationship that can develop with an inanimate object when the right sized book with the right cover is there for you on your journey time after time. I am lucky to be able to create just the right containers for my thoughts, and hope I can do the same for you through completely handmade, environmentally responsible books.

Why "Feeding the Lake"? This quote reminds me that creative skill begets creative obligation:

”All of [art] is a huge lake. There are great rivers that feed the lake, like Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. And there are trickles, like [Katie Frisch]…

Read more

  • Female
  • Born on May 13
  • Joined January 10, 2009

Favorite materials

recycled handmade paper, silk organza, reactive dyes

Shop

About

Feeding the Lake is run by Katie Taylor Frisch in Lincoln, Nebraska with the assistance of my amazing husband, Tim.

I have been a journaler for at least 9 years. I know the importance of matching the right pen with the right paper and the relationship that can develop with an inanimate object when the right sized book with the right cover is there for you on your journey time after time. I am lucky to be able to create just the right containers for my thoughts, and hope I can do the same for you through completely handmade, environmentally responsible books.

Why "Feeding the Lake"? This quote reminds me that creative skill begets creative obligation:

”All of [art] is a huge lake. There are great rivers that feed the lake, like Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. And there are trickles, like [Katie Frisch]. All that matters is feeding the lake. I don’t matter. The lake matters. You must keep feeding the lake. It is very important. Nothing else is important.”

-Jean Rhys, originally quoted in "Difficult Women" by David Plante

For some great prints and paintings, check out my husband's shop at www.robotsamurai.etsy.com.

To see my work, visit www.ktfrisch.tumblr.com.

Unfollow username?

Are you sure you want to stop following this person?