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STUDIO SNAP KATIE KILEY

Posted Online: July 27, 1997, 1:00 am  
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STUDIO SNAP KATIE KILEY

NAME
Katie Kiley

CITY
Davenport

OCCUPATION
Printmaker, painter

EDUCATION
Clarke College and St. Ambrose, where she studied with the Rev. E.M. Catich.

FAMILY
Husband, John; Joanne, 22; and Julia, 6. She says, 'We enjoyed having an only
child so much that we thought we would do it again.'

FAVORITE WORKS OF HER OWN
Drawing -- a quick portrait sketch of a friend. Painting -- "Listening to
Mozart,'' an oil that was sold while it was still wet. Print -- a large
wrapped figure.

FAVORITE ART MEMORIES
Critiques of her work by Mauricio Lasansky, Ben Frank Moss and Father Catich.

CURRENT PROJECT
"I'm getting ready for a show at Quad City Arts in November and December, and
that will be concurrent with a show at Dartmouth College, so I can't use the
same work.''

WHY DOES SHE DO IT?

"I have to. I am very agitated when I don't do it.''






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