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.

Web Site Info

Visitors may have noticed that the site has been down for a while. A crisis in the WordPress backend meant, at the end of the day, a complete re-installation, stripping back to the basics, by my IT folks. (Thanks, Tim!) It took a while to get it going, and I […]

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 […]