teaching1Karen teaches private and group classes from her home studio in Port Angeles, WA.  In addition to the classes listed below she teaches private and semi-private classes as well.

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To view photos for Fast & Fabulous Scarves click here!

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Skagit Valley Tulip Festival


Master Silk Painter Karen Sistek’s bold artistry will represent the Tulip Festival as the 2013 poster artist.  

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About the Artist

karen painting deborah joy smKaren Sistek

I am still as infatuated with silk painting today, as the first time I touched my brush to silk more than 25 years ago.  The luscious silk reflecting the vivid colors of the dyes in never ending, always changing ways has captured my heart and makes it sing!


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