Karin was raised in New England and currently lives in Massachusetts. She earned her BS at St. Lawrence University with a Double Major in Fine Arts & Biology. Later, she completed an MFA in Visual Arts from the Institute of Art & Design at New England College.

Karin’s recent practice draws attention to disappearances. She recently received an artist honorarium for her sculptural installation, I Write Your Name. This outdoor sculpture was created in response to discussions about climate change hosted by Umbrella Arts Center and exhibited in the Hapgood Wright Town Forest located in Concord, MA.

Karin’s professional career includes work as an art educator, published illustrator, muralist, and studio artist. Her creativity has been featured in a national magazine and in exhibitions throughout New England, New York, & in Georgia.