ARTIST, CREATIVE ENGAGEMENT FACILITATOR, CRAFTIVIST
- Katarina (Kat) Thorsen is passionate in her belief that art can heal and build connections. Kat specializes in arts-based programming for all ages, in particular engaging vulnerable populations. The heart of her work is visual storytelling, illustration, whole brain engagement and facilitation. Her interactive art events and street art encourages participants to become part of the creative process. Kat’s own artwork can be found in private collections in North America and Europe. She published her first book, Drawn Together- Maintaining Connections and Navigating Life’s Challenges with Art, in 2013. Her next book, Molly- a True Crime Analysis (graphic novel) is currently unfolding as a weekly online serial. Kat resides in Vancouver, Canada.
Woman of Worth Award 2014: Humanitarian of the Year
City of North Vancouver 2010 Civic Youth Award: Outstanding Supporter of Youth.
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