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Auction Artist Spotlight: Katie Baldwin

Katie Baldwin printing her artists' book "Treasure" in WSW's silkscreen studio

Katie Baldwin first came to WSW in 2008 from Philadelphia, to work on an artist’s book, Treasure. She is a master of Mogu Hanga, a printmaking technique that she travelled to Japan to study and has taught here at WSW as part of our Summer Arts Institute. Mogu Hanga is a wood cut technique where water color is applied to the blocks so that the resulting image has a more painterly look, allowing for soft overlays of color which Katie utilizes to the hilt in her work.

Katie is back at Women’s Studio Workshop this year working a new series of prints the include both the Mogu Hanga and traditional etching. She is currently the Victor Hammer Fellow in Book Arts at Wells College in Ithaca, New York. She donated this beautiful woodblock and polymer relief print, made early this year at the Workshop, and it could be yours!


WSW 2012 Online Art Auction

Item#108  Katie Baldwin: Magic Carpet

Item#108 Katie Baldwin: Magic Carpet

The bidding has begun! Don’t forget to check in with us over the weekend to see how your favorite pieces of art are doing. We have 30 gems donated by WSW artist alumnae that would look fabulous hanging on your walls!

Remember, every bid you place will will drive us closer toward our fundraising goals. By bidding, you’re directly supporting WSW’s artist residencies and youth art-in-education programming.

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