What’s new with Katie Gaven Art? Well, many dandy things! New art collections, new murals, and new events! The summer kicked off with a mural camp at Live Oak Waldorf School in Meadow Vista, Ca. The camp was a week long project executed by three awesome budding artists in sweltering 100 degree weather! Mural prep! … More Summer 2017
Front Room Palm Tree Puzzle (by bathroom) $70 together or $25 each Mermaid Welcome (above bathroom) $50 Magnet Prints (Kombucha bar) $10 Tiny Surf (small frame) $20 Photo Print $10 Lizard Leaves (top photo print) $25 Citrus Fun (by front door) $40 Circus Whale print $10 Bathroom and Room 2 Pineapple Head Framed (bathroom) $30 … More Auburn Coffee Co Gallery List
Stop by on Saturdays at the Auburn, CA farmers market. I will be doing live mural painting for Auburn Coffee Company. Farmers Market Location and info: Auburn: Old Town Courthouse Parking Lot Auburn-Folsom Rd at Lincoln Way – MAP OPEN YEAR ROUND, 8 am – 12 noon Click for Auburn Coffee Co’s Website! Come have some … More Join Katie at the Foothill Farmers Market
Tailored Clothing info! Joy and I will be returning next month, and March is already flying by! I’ve been talking with a few local tailors and I’d love to give them a little business before I leave. I will definitely bring back a variety of beautiful chitenges if anyone is interested in buying for $10. … More Malawi Made
I’ve taken the liberty of compiling a list of the best shop names and signs I’ve seen so far. This is just a sample. There are many more great ones out there! I’ve never really thought about how powerful words are in this kind of context. I will literally see something like “Paradise Place” or … More Malawian Marketing
I could easily write a ten volume series on all the edible endeavors so far. I knew I loved food before I came here. Now I think I should just bleach and spike my hair. Then I’ll call my twin Guy Feiri and we’ll travel the Malawian countryside. Eating with my hands is a technique … More Food!!
I’ve been here a little over a month now. Already feels like it’s been a year! Sometimes my family is concerned that I’m bored when they leave for work and school. Little do they know it’s my downtime from the constant excitement! All their same old daily routines are still adventures for me. I’m entertained … More Malawi Thoughts
A post dedicated to all the creatures as promised 😉 First off, my affinity for nature is more intense the the “average” human. So without my dear husband to humor my discoveries or my family who understand my tendencies… I get a lot of puzzled looks over my bursts of excitement for a frog. Luckily, … More Animals Animals Animals!
Some Destinations so far- Blantyre, Salima, Senga, Mulanji, Lilongwe (all Malawi) and Mozambique! Reeckys send off with Mama Agnes The Chileka gang! Cousin Katie and Joy! The bros and their green!- Gani and Reecky My sis Tabs! And that guy… “Villan” who is really quite a nice lad despite the name Still feeling … More Week 2-3