Our featured artists for 2022 will be Shelagh Deming and Geri Patterson-Kutras. Watch this space for more details.
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Geri Patterson-Kutras is an accomplished fiber artist with an impressive body of work. Her work has been featured in juried shows at the Maloof Foundation Museum, the National Quilt Museum in Paducah, Kentucky, the Texas Quilt Museum, Ricky Tims Gallery in Colorado, and the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, MI and most recently the Trolley Barn Gallery in New York.
Geri has over a number of years extensively lectured and taught classes at guilds throughout Northern California.
Her creations are noted for her interpretations of the colors and shapes found in nature, architecture, and the human form as well as pieces centered on the complexities of life, family, and relationships.
Geri has a Bachelor's Degree in Speech and Hearing and worked in special education as well as high tech while raising her family. She retired from high tech in 2001 and now works in her home studio. Following her retirement, she earned an additional Bachelor’s Degree in Studio Art from San Jose State University. She is a Juried Artist Member of Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) and is currently serving as a Northern CA/Nev Representative for the organization.