Author Archives: Jennifer Reis

About Jennifer Reis

Jennifer A. Reis is a creative entrepreneur, artist, educator and gallery director with 25 years experience in arts business and administration. Her earned degrees include a BFA from Columbus College of Art and Design, and Master Degrees in arts management and education from Syracuse University and Morehead State University. In her previous work as a higher education educator and administrator, she developed academic programs in Arts Administration, Arts Entrepreneurship, and Design Thinking. Her curatorial work includes over 100 exhibitions of contemporary art and craft. She is a consultant for community and economic development, trade, and cultural and educational organizations, she designs, manages, and delivers creative entrepreneurship curriculum through her company Make Do. As a teaching artist, she exhibits and hosts workshops nationally at schools such as Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Society for Contemporary Craft and John C. Campbell Folk School. When not making or teaching, she is most likely spoiling her three dogs rotten.

We’ve MOVED!

We’ve moved to FACBOOK! “LIKE” our page to receive status updates: https://www.facebook.com/pages/KY-Chapter-Surface-Design-Association/217376431687221?ref=ts&fref=ts Happy Stitching, Jennifer & Mary

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events/opportunities in the works!

Hello Kentucky SDA members and other folks – There are several events/opportunities in the works that might be of interest to you . . . . FIRST: 2011 International Surface Design Association Conference Visit  http://conference.surfacedesign.org/index.php  (conference.surfacedesign.org will lead you there … Continue reading

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KY SDA Critique this Saturday (1/15) & Jane Dunnewold to Louisville

Two announcements! The KY SDA Critique in scheduled for this Saturday, Jan. 15 from 2 – 4 p.m. in Versailles @ the Presbyterian Church as before (for directions, please e-mail j.reis@moreheadstate.edu). Jane Dunnewold to Louisville, January 26 to February 2, … Continue reading

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SDA KY’s September Meet & Greet, plus news!

On September 25th, the Kentucky chapter of SDA had its second Meet & Greet, with an informal presentation on . . . . PRESENTATION!  Artists brought pieces in to share with the group their methods of presenting textile work, and … Continue reading

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SDA Gathering at Syracuse University on Saturday, September 11, NY

For more information about the SDA Gathering at Syracuse University on Saturday, September 11, in New York, visit the NY SDA blog: http://sdanewyorkminute.blogspot.com/.

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Cindy Vough’s art quilt exhibition in Lexington

Nature Inspired Quilts, an exhibition featuring art quilts by Cindy Vough, consists of fourteen quilts the artist has made in the past 6-7 years.  The exhibition is currently on view until Sunday, September 5th at Alfalfa Restaurant in downtown Lexington … Continue reading

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First KY Surface Design Association Meet & Greet

Hello all, Thank you for visiting the blog of the Kentucky chapter of the Surface Design Association! We intend to use this as a means to publicize the work of the KY SDA, whether as a group with documentation about … Continue reading

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