Kim Kabler Rootes


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15918 Tranquil Park Court, Spring, Texas 77379    281-370-2224  

BIOGRAPHY  BA, University of Missouri;  Signature member:  Arizona Aqueous, Texas Watercolor Society, Taos National Watercolor Society.  Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston TX:  Advisory and Founding Boards. Studied at Springmaid in NC and with private instructors in Houston, TX.
INSTRUCTOR:  2006-2016 Student art instruction at home studio; Ehrhardt Elementary School in Spring, TX; Texas Gallery in College Station, TX; The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, Spring, TX.
2013, 2016 Workshop-Watercolor Art Society-Houston; Demonstration- Northwest Art League, Spring, TX.  2014 Demonstration-Tomball,TX Art League; 2015-2016 2 day workshop-Northwest Art League. Pearl Museum Family Day Art Instructor.  Collage  Workshop-Watercolor Art Society-Houston

Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, Ten By Ten, Synergy- Exhibitor and Curator, Jan., 2016, Spring, TX
Raveneaux Country Club, 2 Woman Exhibit, 2013, Curator and exhibitor, 2013, 2014, Spring, TX
Resh Gallery, Northwoods Presbyterian, 2005, 2007, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, Houston, TX
WASH Exhibit, featuring teachers from 2012 and 2016; Jan. 2013 and July  2016,  Houston, TX
Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, Night at the Museum Store: Featured Artist, Sept. 27, 2012, Spring,TX
Ashland Group Exhibit, 2012, 2013; Alan-Anderson Imports & Designs 2013, 2014, Ashland, MO
Houston Community College, Central Art Galley Group Exhibit, June-Aug. 2011, Houston, TX
Archway Gallery, 10+ Artists Exhibit, April, 2011, Houston, TX
Greens Gallery of Original Art Exhibit, Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, May 2010, Spring, TX
Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, 10+Artists: Jan. 2009, 2010, 2016
Permanent Collection of the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, installed May 2009, Spring, TX
Galeria Regina, 10+Artists Exhibit, Sept.-Oct. 2009, Houston, TX
Perlow-Stevens Gallery, Fall Exhibit, Sept.-Nov. 2008, Columbia, MO
Houston City Hall Annex, Art on Loan Juried Exhibits, June 2007—Feb. 2010, Houston, TX
Visual Arts Alliance 19th, 22nd, 26th Juried Exhibits, April 2002, March 2004, May 2009, Houston, TX
ISEA 17th Annual Juried Exhibit, WASH Gallery, Sept. 2008, Houston, TX
Taos National Society of Watercolorists, National Juried Exhibits, 2001, 2002, 2008, Taos, NM
Arizona Aqueous, XVII, XVIII (Ursus Cash Award), XX, XXI, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, Tubac, AZ

SLMM (Society of Layerists) Juried Regional Exhibit, 1550 Gallery, Feb. and March, 2009, Kerrville, TX
SLMM Invitational Exhibit:  The Jung Center, Sept. 2007, Houston, TX; Artists Showplace Gallery, Oct.
    2007, Dallas, TX; Art Institute of Houston, Sept. 2004; Artists Showplace Gallery, Oct. 2005, Dallas, TX SLMM Exhibit:  April 2001, Rockport, TX; May 2001, Oxford, OH

Solo Exhibition, The Rotunda Gallery, St. Luke’s Methodist Church, Sept. 2007, Houston, TX
Solo Exhibition, Texas Gallery, Arts Council of Brazos Valley, May 2006, College Station, TX
Solo Exhibition, The Jung Center, May 2005, Houston, TX
Solo Exhibition, JoAnn’s Boutique, June 2005, Houston, TX
Solo Exhibition, Brady Gallery, University of Missouri, June 2003, Columbia, MO

First Frontier Collage Society, 2000, 2001(Honorable Mention), 2002 (1st Place), 2006, 2008, Austin, TX 
Oklahoma Friendly, Oklahoma Art Guild National Juried Exhibit, March 2007, Norman, OK
Laredo Center for the Arts, 10th,12th, 14th International Juried Exhibits, Dec. 2002, 2004, 2006, Laredo,TX

WASH Juried Member Exhibits, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2005 (Merchandise Award), Houston, TX
WASH Challenge of Champions for national signature members, Watermedia, April 2003, Houston, TX
WASH 23rd International Exhibit, Watermedia 2000, April 2000, Houston, TX

Art Alliance Clear Lake, TX:  4th Annual Exhibit Nov. 2000; Juried Open Exhibit-Library Show, Dec.2005
ABC of Craft, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft Invitational Exhibit, Aug. 2004, Houston

National Collage Society, June 2003, Lincoln Center, NY, NY (Cash Award)
National Collage Society, 17th Annual Exhibition, Oct. 2001, Tubac, AZ (Merit Award)
National Collage Society, April 2000, Cuyahoga Art Center, OH (Merit Award)
Aspiration:  Fresh Paint, 9 Woman Exhibit, 101 Gallery, Aug. 2003, Houston, TX
Tubac Center of the Arts, “The Light’s the Thing”, Sept. 2002, Tubac, AZ
Texas Watercolor Society 53rd Annual Exhibit, April 2002, Rockport, TX
Kentucky Watercolor Society, 23rd Exhibit, Sept. 2000 (M. Graham Award, Traveling Show Award)




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