My name is Kate Herron Gendreau and I am passionate about textiles—their ability to shape identity and the way they can be functional and luxury items. As a textile artist, educator, historian, and museum professional, I am 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…
- Joined December 1, 2010