Teacher Bios

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Karen Berstler graduated from Kutztown University with a BFA and is a Signature member of the Philadelphia Watercolor Society. Karen is a watercolor artist who has shown in the mid-Atlantic region for the past 8 years.

Catherine Houghton has always been both a scientist and artist. After a fulfilling career as a science/STEM educator, she now enjoys pursuing her many artistic interests. Catherine’s most recent passion involves creating with alcohol inks on a variety of surfaces including Yupo, metal, fabrics and glass. She delights in the unpredictable ways the inks move and merge to create vibrant colors and patterns. Catherine creates in her cottage in North East, Maryland where she lives with her dog trainer husband and puppy Piper.

Carole Huber taught at the university level until 1991. She has been a regional painter for 30 years and has recently been making pottery at Art Space on Main in Elkton, MD.

Meredith Keating has a strong and decidedly varied artistic background and holds a bachelor’s degree in Integrated Arts from the University of Baltimore. She currently owns a Multimedia Studio, Grunge Muffin Designs, with her partner in love and life Brandon S. Boas. While professionally a web and graphic artist, Meredith often expresses herself through traditional artistic mediums, often striving to comment on the rivalry between traditional and digital art.