Kimberly Baxter Packwood

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Education

Masters Interdisciplinary Studies: Natural Dyes of the Central Plains

Department of Integrated Graduate Studies

Iowa State University

 

BA Art and Design: Surface Design emphasis

College of Design, Iowa State University, August 1999

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

   
2012 Prairie Potholes and Corn. Mary Greeley Medical Center.  Ames, Iowa.
  Fields.  Permanent Art Gallery.  Fort Dodge, Iowa.
2011 Prairie Potholes. Sanford Museum. Cherokee, Iowa.
  Fields.  Ding Darling Gallery.  Neil Smith Wildlife Refuge, Prairie City, Iowa.
  Rivers and Trees. Grimes Farm Conservation Center. Marshalltown, Iowa.
2010 Fields - A Survey in Encaustic.  Fisher Art Center, Marshalltown, Iowa.
  Prairie Past and Present.  Cafe Diem, Ames, Iowa.
2003 Prairie Remnant, a Dyers Paradise.  Gallery 181, Design Center, Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

2002

Prairie Remnant.  Indian Hills Community College, Ottumwa, IA.
   
 

Group Exhibitions

   
2008

Focus Grant Reunion Exhibit.  Memorial Union, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

2003 Focus 2003.  Memorial Union. Iowa State University. Ames, IA
  Up Close and Far Away. Surface Design Association.  Kansas City Art Institute, KS

2002

Runs With Scissors 2.   Fiber Artists of Greater Des Moines.  Polk County Heritage Gallery.  Des Moines, IA
   
 

Invitational Exhibitions

   
2008

Not Your Granny’s Quilt Show.  Rowland Gallery in Maves Art Center at Greenville College,  Greenville, IL

2007 Quilts: Fiber for Thought.  The Plains Art Museum.  Fargo, ND
2003 Sexual Assault Awareness Month.  Sloss Women’s Center.  Iowa State  University, Ames IA
  Focus 2003 Grant Exhibition.  Memorial Union, Iowa State University. Ames, IA
2002 Heritage Gallery Invitational. Polk County Heritage Gallery. Des Moines, IA
2000 Focus 2000 Grant Exhibition.  Iowa State University. Memorial Union. Ames, IA
   
 

Juried Exhibitions

   
2010 42nd Annual Clay, Paper, Fiber, Wood, Metal, Glass.  (National). Octagon Center for the  Arts. Ames, IA
2009

Iowa Crafts 39. MacNider Art Museum. Mason City, IA

2008 Community of Artists 2008 Exhibit.  (Statewide) Octagon Center for the Arts. Ames, IA
  Focus Grant Reunion Exhibit.  (Iowa State Memorial Union and Focus Committee), Ames, IA.
2005 Clay, Paper, Fiber, Wood, Metal, Glass.  (National). Octagon Center for the Arts. Ames, IA
2004 I Remember Mama.  (International).  International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX.
  Quilts for Change.  (International).  Cintas Center Xavier University.  Cincinnati,   Ohio

2003

The Next Wave.  Hands On.  The 12th International Surface Design Conference. Opie Gallery.  Kansas City Art Institute.  Kansas City, MO.
  A Portrait of My Mother... Things Left Unsaid. (National). Center for Contemporary Art-Sacramento.  Sacramento CA
  Fiber Celebrated 2003.  (International).  Yavapai Art Gallery.  Yavapai College.  Prescott, AZ.
  Northern Lights.  (Regional). White Bear Center for the Arts.  White Bear, MN.
  New Design/New Dynamics: Quilt Concepts for the 21st Century.  (National)  Rotunda Gallery, University of Nebraska at Lincoln, NE.
2002 Fiber Arts 2002.  (International).  Gallery 510 Arts Guild, LTD.  Decatur, IL
  Material Witness.  (National).  University Art Gallery.  Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI
  Art Quilts: Encrustations.  (International).  Page-Walker Arts & History  Center. Cary, NC
  Material Images: Contemporary Midwestern Quilts. (Regional). Illinois State Museum.  Southern Illinois Art Gallery.  Whittington, IL
2001 America: From the Heart.   (International). International Quilt Festival and Market. Houston, TX
  Fine Line/Fine Surface.  (National). Fine Line Creative Arts Center.  St. Charles, IL
  Material Images.  (Regional). Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences.   Peoria, IL
  Iowa Exhibited Sixteen.  (Regional). Polk County Heritage Gallery. Des Moines, IA
  Sacred Threads 2001.  (International). Reynoldsburg High School Field House. Reynoldsburg, OH
  Clay, Paper, Fiber, Wood, Metal, Glass.  (National). Octagon Center for the Arts. Ames, IA
2000 Iowa Crafts 33.   (Regional).  Charles H. MacNider Museum. Mason City, IA
  Community of Artists 2000 Exhibition.  (Regional). Octagon Center for the Arts. Ames, IA
  Iowa College Salon XXII.   (Regional).  Brunnier Art Museum. Ames, IA
  Clay, Paper, Fiber, Wood, Metal, Glass.  (National). Octagon Center for the Arts. Ames, IA
1999 Iowa Crafts 32.  (Regional).  Charles H. MacNider Museum. Mason City, IA
   
 

On-line Exhibitions

   
2008

E Pluribus Unum II: Cultures in Cloth.  Ann Flaherty http://culturalcloth.wordpress.com/

2003

Soul Hole Challenge http://www.quiltart.com/challenges/soulhole

 

 

 

Awards

   
2009 Iowa Crafts: 39.  MacNider Art Museum.  Mason City, Iowa. (Juror's Special Mention)
2005   Nominated teacher of the year by The Professional Quilter
  Clay, Paper, Fiber, Wood, Metal, Glass.  (National). Octagon Center for the Arts. Ames, IA (Honorable Mention)
2001 Iowa Exhibited Sixteen, juror (Terrance Pitts) Heritage Gallery, Des Moines, IA,   Honorable mention.
   
 

Grants

   
2003
Professional Advancement GrantFunded by the Graduate Student Senate, Vice Provost For Research and Advanced Studies. Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
  FSFC Grant.  Funded through the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
2002 Focus Grant.  Funded through GSB. Iowa State University, Ames, IA
2000 Focus Grant. Funded through GSB. Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
 

   

 

Media

   
2002 The Tribune. Ames, IA.  Fiber Art Design. pp D1-6. Jan 2002.
  Iowa State Daily.  Ames, IA.  Natural Dyes.  Apr 2002.
  The Ottumwa Carrier. Ottumwa, IA.  pp12, Entertainment and TV section. Oct 4th, 2002
 

          

 

Proceedings

   
2002 Baxter Packwood, Kimberly. (2002) Colour Congress 2002, The Art, History, and Use of   Natural Dyes.  Ames, IA, USA.  p.18
   
 

Publications

 
 
2005 Baxter Packwood, Kimberly (2004) Mark Making with Nature: Surface Design with Natural Dyes DVD
  Baxter Packwood, Kimberly (2003) Compost Dyeing and Other Fermentation Dyeing Techniques (Self Published)
  Baxter Packwood, Kimberly (2003) Rust and Clay Dyeing (Self Published)
2002 Bresenhan, Karey. (2002). America from the Heart: Quilters Remember September 11, 2001.  C&T Publishing.  Lafayette, CA, USA.  125.
2001 Material Images: Contemporary Midwestern Quilts. (2001). Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences, Peoria, IL, USA. Pp.20
2000 Sketch.   Iowa State University, Ames, IA., USA.  Sins of the Father (detail), Vol. (64).2.  Pp. 45 & 80
   
 

Teaching/Lecture Engagements

   
2010 CIAA - Central Iowa Artist Association Fisher Arts Center, Marshalltown, IA
2009 CIAA - Central Iowa Artist Association Fisher Arts Center, Marshalltown, IA
2007 The Prairie Fibers Company, Ames, IA
2006 Peters Valley Arts and Crafts (August)
2006 Iowa Wool and Sheep Festival
2003 Weavers Guild of Greater Cincinnati.  Workshops and lecture.  Cincinnati, OH
2002

Colour Congress 2002.  The Art, History, and Use of Natural Dyes. 

  Surface Design Workshops.  Iowa State University.  Ames, IA
  Ottumwa Arts Council.  Indian Hills Community College.  Lecture.  Ottumwa, IA.
   

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