Indiana Idyll

Kristen Stamper

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Kristen Stamper

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Kristen enjoys painting the individual character of each season. An avid naturalist, she hikes upwards of 200 miles each year in Indiana wilderness areas near her home in Bloomington. The hill country of Southern Indiana is featured in many of her oil and watercolor compositions. Kristen is a participant in juried exhibitions around the region, is part of the Bloomington Open Studio Tour, and has often exhibited at Art Beat Gallery in Bloomington and Brown County Art Gallery in Nashville, as well as her studio gallery in Bloomington which is open by appointment. In 2015,Kristen founded the Upland Plein Air painting group and facilitates a growing community of artists who paint weekly around Southern Indiana. Visit to learn more about this opportunity. Kristen earned her B.S. in Fine Art from University of Wisconsin, and Masters in Education from Texas A&M. Creator of a ten-step painting program for plein air success, her workshops have helped painters enhance their artistic endeavors through live demonstration and a focus on impressionist techniques. Kristen welcomes opportunities to partner with arts organizations to create events which support and sustain local artists. Kristen’s creative career includes teaching, course development, graphic design, art direction and writing