"Here's Heidi and I modeling my cut paper necklace in honor of the late Ruth B. Ginsburg at Mockingbird Prints in the Blue Star complex." (San Antonio, TX)
50 years of painting, printmaking, drawing and paper cutting by the artist from New Orleans, graduate of Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, with MFA, now working in San Antonio, Texas. Her work has expanded to include cut metal installations and public art as well as gallery exhibits.
Commissioned by Laura Bush as a decoration for the Governor's mansion.
Papel picado means "punched paper" in Spanish. Papel picado also describes the traditional folk art used in Mexico to decorate altars, tables, ceilings and plazas during festivals.
Artist/author Kathleen Trenchard designs, and cuts original art work in various materials and applications for exhibition, public art installations, custom logo décor, as well as for special events. The artist can be contacted at : email, phone or P.O.Box below.