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  1. The WSW Potluck Bowl Library

    The WSW Potluck Bowl Library

    We come together at the table: resident artists, office staff, interns, volunteers, teachers, students, dogs and children convene to share a meal. Everyone brings an offering. It’s a colorful spread; all the mismatched pots; all the tasty dishes to share. We sit on benches, boxes, office chairs, the floor. A...

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  2. Summer Muggin’

    Summer Muggin’

    Ceramics studio intern Meghan Hallock and volunteer Shannon O’Leary have been collaborating throughout the summer to create  new mugs for WSW. They began by throwing solid forms on the wheel and making molds for each of 3 original mug forms. Separate molds were made for the handles to allow for...

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  3. Zarina: Paper Like Skin

    Zarina: Paper Like Skin

    This January Tana and Ann were excited to attend the opening of WSW artist-in-residence alumni Zarina’s exhibit, “Paper Like Skin” currently on view at the Guggenheim Museum. The exhibition, which features prints made during Zarina’s residency at Women’s Studio Workshop, will be on display through April 21, 2013. Zarina’s relationship...

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  4. Auction Artist Spotlight: Kristen Degree

    Auction Artist Spotlight: Kristen Degree

    Kristen Degree came to Women’s Studio Workshop from South Dakota, via the University of Washington and was an intern for a full year. During that time she picked up this neat trick of transferring photographic images to wet clay that could then be molded into any shape. Each team of...

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  5. Auction Artist Spotlight: Caitlin Wheeler

    Auction Artist Spotlight: Caitlin Wheeler

    Caitlin Wheeler came to Women’s Studio Workshop as a studio intern in 2007. She came for a six month internship and stayed for twelve. Caitlin had experience in printmaking, but not much in papermaking. (This is always something we encounter when we are looking for a team of interns. How...

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  6. Auction Artist Spotlight: Leah Mackin

    Auction Artist Spotlight: Leah Mackin

    Leah Mackin is a Philadelphia based artist. While only an alumni by association, via Lindsay Gleason a former intern who now is managing the artists’ books archive, Leah has sent this excellent drawing. She’s a graduate of the University of the Arts, a program where Women’s Studio Workshop has deep...

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  7. Auction Artist Spotlight: Carla Shapiro

    Auction Artist Spotlight: Carla Shapiro

    Carla Shapiro has been a photographer for over 30 years and has created bodies of work about woman, aging, 9/11, beauty and decay. The piece she donated for this years auction is from her Obituaries to Prayer Flags series. About this series Carla writes”I hand copied from the New York...

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  8. Auction Artist Spotlight: Edie Tsong

    Auction Artist Spotlight: Edie Tsong

    Edie Tsong Came to Women’s Studio Workshop as an artist in residence in 2005. She was selected to make an artist’s book based on her sculptural installation work that was based on using silhouettes as negative space by created by cutting out the people in commercial advertising. She made huge...

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  9. Auction Artist Spotlight: Taryn McMahon

    Auction Artist Spotlight: Taryn McMahon

    Taryn McMahon was a Geraldine R. Dodge resident in 2008. She worked in the screen print studio developing a series of prints that used sort of modular forms in various compositions. One of the prints was recently included in Linking Collections, Building Connections the exhibit at the Dorsky Museum at...

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