KATHY GUTHRIE - Instructor at MISSA 2020

Kathy brings over 30 years of experience in designing and facilitating art classes with a focus on calligraphy and hand lettering styles, printmaking, collage, and card-making. She’s taught workshops for adults throughout British Columbia and five other provinces, as well as children’s art classes at the elementary school level in Victoria, BC. Her encouraging and gentle teaching style make her a popular instructor in the arts community.

Students are inspired by her prolific and varied art projects, which are a delight for complete beginners and experienced artists alike.  Her approach to creative exploration is informed by a background in graphic design, painting and printmaking, including studies in graphic design at Sheridan College Institute of Technology, a Visual Arts Certificate from the Vancouver Island School of Art, and many years of self-directed learning in calligraphy and printmaking.