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My name is Kate Herron Gendreau and I'm the woman behind KHG Arts, specializing in textile arts, education, and care.

I'm passionate about understanding and fostering the intersections of craft, culture, identity, social justice, and gender/body politics from historic and contemporary perspectives. As a maker, teacher, and museum professional, I'm dedicated to preserving and promoting the value of textiles in museums and in our everyday lives.

I like carbs and books and trinkets and traveling. I don't like waiting for trains that never come. I love skim milk and old photographs, postcards, and blankets. I don't like unsharpened pencils. I love gardening, cooking, and creating. I detest humid muggy days. I love museums, antiques, and stationary. I can make people laugh. I cannot wiggle my nose or ears but I can curl my tongue. Though I grew…

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  • Joined December 1, 2010

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needles, threads, fabric, stories, pencil and paper, memory

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KHGarts
Textile Arts, Education, Care

About

My name is Kate Herron Gendreau and I'm the woman behind KHG Arts, specializing in textile arts, education, and care.

I'm passionate about understanding and fostering the intersections of craft, culture, identity, social justice, and gender/body politics from historic and contemporary perspectives. As a maker, teacher, and museum professional, I'm dedicated to preserving and promoting the value of textiles in museums and in our everyday lives.

I like carbs and books and trinkets and traveling. I don't like waiting for trains that never come. I love skim milk and old photographs, postcards, and blankets. I don't like unsharpened pencils. I love gardening, cooking, and creating. I detest humid muggy days. I love museums, antiques, and stationary. I can make people laugh. I cannot wiggle my nose or ears but I can curl my tongue. Though I grew up on a farm, I have lived in three large east coast cities over the past 10 years and love it here too. I think about the little details and am easily amused. I love adventure and open-minded people.

Come visit me for more about my classes, work, shop news, and more:
www.khgarts.com
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