Kim is a mixed media artist, sharing her passion for creativity as a Visual Art Instructor for Penn State through the School of Visual Art and Outreach Programs. Although her Master of Fine Art degree was earned at The Vermont College of Fine Arts, she is Penn State proud of her BFA and Equine Science degrees earned at University Park. Born in Bellefonte and raised in the foothills of the Bald Eagle Mountains, she is a native daughter of the Centre region and keeps it local with membership in various community organizations: The Farmland Preservation Artists, Central PA’s Pastel Society, The Art Alliance and America’s oldest art organization, The Philadelphia Sketch Club. Kim is listed on the Artist Registry with The Bellefonte Art Museum for Centre County, The PA Wilds Artisan Initiative and Women in The Wilds. She promotes and demonstrates sustainable studio practices, supports American-made art supplies, eco-friendly products and artistic projects on a local and national scale.
Meet the Members: Kim Gates Flick