Author: Kari Hanson
Kari is a visual artist, teaching artist, creativity coach, and community organizer. She believes strongly in the transformative potential of the arts and creativity to empower individuals and unite and build communities. Having served in various roles in K-12 education, youth work, arts administration, and intergenerational programming - she approaches her work with a broad range of experiences and perspectives. This varied background positions her well to support communities in finding their own unique ways to engage in creativity that are meaningful for them and that raise the profile of the arts as not just an add-on, but an essential part of the human experience at all ages.