Karin is a teacher with a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Education. She began her career specializing in early childhood and over the next 30 years has gone on to teach children of all ages in a variety of school settings. She is known for her rapport with students and a talent for creating an atmosphere where learning is fun.
Creating art has been a part of Karin's life since childhood and she continues to pursue painting with enthusiasm. She specializes in water colour and acrylic painting but enjoys exploring other creativity-stretching techniques on her own and with her students. She has widened the knowledge of art history and art techniques with courses of study at various Winnipeg art institutes and galleries. In addition, she has done extensive commission work for commercial and individual patrons. She is a mother of two and a long time resident of East St. Paul.