Karen Angell was raised in Florida, graduating from FAU with a degree in Mathematics. While serving as an officer in the USAF and following, she traveled and lived across the US and Europe as well as visiting Asia. Most important to her were the people and their cultures. Through the language, arts, and gardens of each she drew inspiration for her work.
Her formal training includes 2 years of college classes with emphasis on photography and individual classes with fellow artists. Being creative in sewing was a natural part of growing up with her grandmother.
Karen enjoys working in many mediums such as oils, acrylics, pen & ink, and fabric. Each allows her to express her love of the moment or the place in a different way. Always learning and evolving she feels is key to understanding and appreciating the great variety that life has to offer.