Address 147 Market Street
Saugerties, NY 12477
Email [email protected]
Web Site kristybishopstudio.com
Profile: “My goal as an artist is to serve mankind at the deepest level of my spiritual development through the expression of painting, writing, and teaching.”
Winner of the Gold Medal of Honor for Pastels in national competition and many regional awards, Bishop been a private art teacher of over a thousand students since 1977. She is the Founder of Kristy’s Kreative Kids previously on Main Street and wrote a column by that name 1996 – 2012 for the Post Star and the Saugerties Times. Her memoir excerpts are published in Fort Fairfield’s Sesquicentennial Celebration – It’s Time to Tell our Stories 1858 – 2008 Frontier Heritage Editors: Rayle Reed Ainsworth & Sarah Ulman, 2009. Bishop has been past president of Kingston-Rhinebeck Toastmasters Club and is currently, president of the Ulster County Art Association. She will facilitate the 28th Annual KBS Student Art Show on June 2, Saturday, 5 – 7 pm at the Senior Center, 207 Market Street, Saugerties, NY. A special tribute will be presented to the nonagenarian artist, Patrick Buonfiglio.