Biography: Karen Turckes is a Textile Artist living in Michigan. She dyes her own cloth and adds interest to the fabric using various surface design techniques. Her work is inspired by water and the way it interacts with light. Karen has a Textile and Clothing Degree from Michigan State University and is a graduate of Jane Dunnewold’s Surface Design Mastery Program. Along with her love of making art she enjoys sharing her knowledge of textiles and teaches dyeing, surface design and free motion quilting classes. Currently she is the owner of Windberry Studio, a private studio where she makes and sells hand dyed fabric and Art Cloth. Her work has been exhibited in several local and national galleries
Karen's ArtPrize Entries
These are Karen's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Karen's Past Work
These are images of past work that Karen has done.