July 2017

Kristine told the group about the development of her ideas and skill as a ceramic artist, starting with a creative and resourceful exploration of nature enouraged by her parents. This influence is clear in her very unique work expressing her love of birch trees and the materials of nature. Kristine has a close relationship with Parson's Center in the Interlochen area of northern Michigan and handmade pottery techniques. Kristine lives in Ann Arbor and you may see her pottery exhibited in shows there and in Northern Michigan.

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