Galbraith Katy

Education Attended an introduction to Mosaic design & Construction Class, Jan Kilpatrick of Wild Tiles in 2001. BA (Hons) Business Studies 1988 (Thames Polytechnic) B grade, A-level art Exhibition History September 2017 ~ The Perthshire Open Studios Showcase Exhibitions, The Bield July & August 2017 ~ Art in the Garden ~ New Hopetoun Gardens, near Edinburgh May 2017 ~ In the Garden With Friends 2017 ~ The Bield, by Tibbermore, Perth October 2016, Perthshire Creates Exhibition at Perth Museum and Art Gallery September 2016 ~ The Perthshire Open Studios Showcase Exhibitions, The Bield and Pitlochry Festival Theatre July & August 2016 ~ Art in the Garden ~ New Hopetoun Gardens, near Edinburgh October 2015 ~ Healing & Transformation Exhibition, The Barn Gallery, The Bield, by Perth, October 2015 ~ Museum of Abernethy Exhibition September 2015 ~ The Perthshire Open Studios Showcase Exhibitions, The Bield and Pitlochry Festival Theatre July & August 2015 ~ The Summer Show, Strathearn Art Gallery August 2015 ~ Crieff Arts Festival June 2105 ~ Pitlochry Art Walk October 2014 ~ BAMM Miniatures, Jewry by Guildhall, London September 2014 ~ BAMM North Exhibition, RHS Harlow Carr Gardens in Harrogate August 2014 ~ BAMM Scotland - Mosaic at the Mill, Bookshop Gallery, The Mill on the Fleet, Kirkcudbright June 2014 ~ Solas Festival, The Bield at Blackruthven, Mavis on display May 2014 ~ Forteviot Village Hall, for the Royal visit by the Earl and Countess of Strathearn April 2014 ~ In the Garden with Friends, The Bield at Blackruthven, my own exhibition with invited friends Dec 2012 ~ The Journey of the Papar, The Bield at Blackruthven. Awarded best in show Sept 2012 ~ BAMM Musica Exhibition St. Paul Bow Church in Bow, east London Commissions & Community Work 2017 Wall mosaic in school grounds 2017 6 bird panels made with a local primary school 2016 Central paving area for a Butterfly Garden, working with a guiding group 2013 Bathroom mosaic in Edinburgh, measuring 60cm x 2500cm, made of broken ceramic and tile. Some glass detail. Created in my workshop and installed over two days. 2013 100 Thistles inset into metalwork at James Square in Crieff. Made of hand cut glass 2013 Tree of Life hexagonal tabletop, a wedding present commission incorporating glass and ceramic 2012 Garden table 2011 Floral mirror; dimensions 50cm diameter, made with vintage glass vases and bonbon dishes, recycled ceramics and other wastage 2011 Giraffe mosaic, 50cm x 35cm, a wedding present commission incorporating wine bottle glass, broken car windows with a sweet wrapper collage below, fused glass wastage and crockery 2011 mosaic pillar top balls, by Crieff; hand made cement balls, decorated with stained glass wastage and Crieff Pottery whisky jugs 2011 mosaic bike shop sign, Comrie Croft, 100cm x 100cm, made with wastage from the Crieff Pottery 2007 Crieff Hotel Oyster Bar, Fish Triptych made with ceramic wastage, ceramic tile and mosaics on slate 2007 mosaic Hairy Coo bike trail sign at Comrie Croft, made on a reclaimed pool table base incorporating broken crockery, mirror and beer bottle glass. INTERESTS Travel: I love exploring new cultures and landscapes. The most memorable of my travels was motor biking in India with our two children Reading: I have been a member of a reading group for 20 years Tennis: I am an active member of our local club, and play in one of the teams Galleries & Exhibitions: special interest in the applied arts Gardening: I have a large garden with extensive borders which inspire me in my mosaics CAREER July 1999 – 2017, Proprietor of Galvelmore House B&B 2006 and 2007, Market Manager, Crieff Monthly Markets March 2002 – January 2009, Coordinator, Crieff & Strathearn Drovers’ Tryst July 1999 – September 2004, Relief Library Assistant, Crieff Library February 1994 – June 1999, Club Stewardess, Lenzie Golf Club October 1989 – February 1993, Development Officer, University of Edinburgh