Happy New Year 2021

Wishing your dreams come true. -KH

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New York Satellite Print Fair 2020 – Mesh Art Gallery

I was thrilled to be included in the NYSPF. This year’s exhibitors came from across American as well as Canada and the Netherlands. -KH

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My Little Sarasota Studio

This is my happy, safe place. -KH

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Studio Life – Deb Slowey

I spent a fantastic day in Deb Slowey’s magical-mythical-mathematical world. -KH

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Studio Life – Laurie Maves

Laurie Maves studio is a place to free your spirit. -KH

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Art Center of Sarasota – OFF THE WALL

I was delighted to be asked to support the ACS by creating postcards for this fundraiser. -KH

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ARC Gallery – Consciousness of Abstraction

I was honored to be included in this exhibition. -KH

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Amy Ernst’s Sonderausstellung & “Surrealism and Beyond”

With great pleasure, I had the opportunity to observe the recognition and share in the celebration. -KH

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Susse Fondeur – Paris

This is an all time best travel highlight. -KH

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GAZE MODERN – INTRO: Annual Summer Invitational Group Exhibition – Part 2

I was honored to have been invited to show my drawings. -KH

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They paid WHAT for a LEONARDO?

After reading the book, what do you believe to be true? -KH

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A Day of Making Mono-Prints in Amy Ernst’s Studio – We Girls Know How to Have Fun

This would be a different collaboration. -KH

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Bridgeport Art Center’s 7th Annual Art Competition

Sixty talented Chicagoland artists were selected. -KH

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MESH ART GALLERY – How I became a part of it.

“MESH which is dedicated to contemporary works on paper is in fact a good fit for my drawings and for me.” -KH

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2018 THE OTHER ART FAIR Chicago – Debut of “The Five Elements ” by PAMKAT

“Their booth is a must-see! Two very refined sensibilities creating an elliptical dance & coming together resulting in something new and freshly original.” -Doug Frohman

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Staker-Hendrickson aka PAMKAT Collaborations – The Five Elements – Part 2

“We had checked our egos at the door.” -PAMKAT

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Modern Show Mini-Lectures 2018 / CFAS

Only one of the many events of the 3rd Annual Modern Show that celebrated mid-20th century furniture, art and fashion on May 4 and 5, 2018 at the McCullough Pavilion in Sarasota. -KH

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Prescience of Three Minds – The Collaboration

“A fourth artist came forward in the three of us”. -AE, KH & GH

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Reflections of Collaboration – The Exhibition

“Gift of Art. Three Artists of different disciplines came together to create art benefiting the Pines of Sarasota” -Niki Kottman

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OBSERVER Interview – Gift of Art

“The say two heads are better than one, but what about six hands rather than two?” – Niki Kottman

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Studio Life – Amy Ernst

“I didn’t chose to be an artist, it chose me.” -AE

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Voyage Chicago Interview

“…it’s important for media to more authentically represent the communities they serve…” Voyage Chicago

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Staker Hendrickson Collaborations – The Five Elements – Contemporary Artist Duo

“…And with that, you are brave enough to face the fear of failure…” PS and KH

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Studio Life – Pamela Staker – East Pilsen

“Color, color and color.” KH

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Studio Life – Stephen Sidelinger – Sarasota

“Ingenuity is the word that I think of when I see Stephen Sidelinger’s diverse works of art.” – KH

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Sarasota Visual Artists Lack Support

“…if any support is to come their way, they will have to create it themselves.” – KH

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Studio Life – Grace Howl – Sarasota

“Not only does she have far reaching ideas in her installation work, she is at home painting intuitively on large canvases.” – KH

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Kate’s Book Nook – The Art of Beatrix Potter by Emily Zach

“…she has not received nearly enough praise as an artist…” – Steven Heller

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How did I do that? Creative Process. Part Two.

I stand before my work and puzzle over it and say “How am I going to do that?” – KH

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Kate’s Book Nook – Eat Local for Less by Julie Castillo

“…this important resource shows readers how to bring what’s on their plates in line with what’s in their hearts.” –

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My Studio Clean

I just love a clean studio even if it is only for a few moments. – KH

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How did I do that? Creative Process. Part One.

Do you stand before a work of art, wonder about it and say, “ How did the artist do that?” – KH

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Studio Life – Levi Smith

“… large paintings are created in such a small space that it is hard to imagine how he does it. ” – KH

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Kate’s Book Nook – Secret Knowledge by David Hockney

“The lens can’t draw a line, only the hand can do that…” – David Hockney

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