Karin has had some sort of needle in her hand since she was 10 years old and that was over
66 years ago. She has always been a maker and dabbled in many art forms, but textiles are her
favorite, whether they are quilts, art quilts, felted objects, or hand stitching.
In her previous career before retirement, she was a middle school math teacher. Karin
developed geometry curriculum for her 6th-8th graders and always included artwork as its
Now in her retirement, she enjoys expressing herself with her own studio work and charity
quilting for Madison's Healing House, or more recently, the Stoughton Ukrainian Refugee
Her artwork is on display through May of 2023, at the Overture Center.