Karen Page, a fiber arts teacher at CAPA, spent four summers studying felt making in Kyrgyzstan, where she presented at a round table discussion with felt makers from around the world. Karen’s creativity and expertise reflect her experience in the art field and in the art world. Her felt making is imaginative, creative and colorful. Karen engages the public with her exploratory interactive public art installations at the 3 Rivers Arts Festival. Karen is a weaver and has taught the history of weaving in other cultures in many venues throughout the region. Karen has also worked as a professional seamstress, taught sewing and costume making. She knits, crochets, does macrame, makes jewelry and is a creative spirit.