Blog Keri

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Keri is your host at Painted Hippo Studio. Join her for creative socials to hang out and work with other local artists, or enjoy a workshop on creative topics.

Current Exhibitions

One of my portrait paintings in oil is on exhibition at the Student Show at the Art League Houston through August 26.   Three of my art quilts, two 3-D works and one free-motion drawing in thread, are on exhibition at the VAA 12th Juried Invitational Exhibition at The Silos at […]

Taking up a quilt challenge

This has been a busy few weeks, as I decided to teach myself advanced piecing techniques by doing two simultaneous challenges: #100days100blocks2017 on Instagram, and the Houston Modern Quilt Guild‘s 2017 Mystery Quilt.  Here’s my progress on the Mystery Quilt:    #hmqgsewandtell @paintedhippo #hmgqmysteryquilt A post shared by Houston Modern […]

Comicpalooza is coming: meet & geek with us

So this year, I’m representing Friends of Fandom (aka Houston Science Fiction Association, the people who brought you ApolloCon) at Comicpalooza on a panel called “Meet & Geek with HSFA” on Saturday, May 13. (6pm, Room 352D, I believe. Check the final schedule to be certain. Badges required!) We are […]

Quilt Festival in Pictures

At last, my International Quilt Festival 2016 photos are white-balanced and processed. Titles and artists have been added. I especially enjoyed the exhibit of Kathy York’s colorful quilts featuring 3-D elements and tiny worry people. They were very inspiring. I’m really encouraged by the use of shape and negative space […]