Kat Irvine

Kat I.

Parker, CO

About Kat I.

Kat teaches: Ages 8 and up
Teaching since: December 2012
Last sign in: Today


Hi there!

My name is Kat and I'm really looking forward to learning something fun with you! I consider myself a wannabe Glass Artist. I am currently working on a dinosaur quilt- completely done out of fused glass screen printed with glass powders.

I did not study Education at school, but for nearly two years i taught glass fusing and basic sewing (ages 5-93) at a great art facility (no longer in business). I have been providing private lessons since September 2014.

I have a BA in Art History from CU Boulder and a Masters in Art Museum and Gallery Studies from Newcastle University. I grew up sewing, learned to knit just over 10 years ago, and got into quilting about 4 years ago (when I got my own machine and could stop borrowing my moms.) My first experience with glass was 6 years ago and I've been hooked ever since!

I consider myself a patient, fun, and encouraging instructor. I like to cater each lesson to your individual desires and ability while being fun and challenging. Sometimes you gotta go back to basics but i try to do so in a way that encourages and exemplifies growth.

I'm located in the South Denver Metro area. I will meet at several different libraries, your home, or online!!

I hope to work with you and help you reach your artistic goals, the grander the better!!

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quilt created for my niece (and my baby dog!)



Dec 2012 - Sep 2014
Creative Spirits

I taught 2 hour classes 5 days a week in Glass Fusing, Machine Sewing, and Knitting


MA Art Museum and Gallery Studies

Sep 2006 - Sep 2007
Newcastle University

BA Art History

Aug 2001 - May 2005
University of Colorado, Boulder

Languages Spoken


Fluent / Native Proficiency
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10 Reviews on Kat I.

Shelley Jul 22, 2016
Sewing · In home
Verified Student
Kat was fantastic! Taught me how to use my machine and get started on my project!
Tiffany Jul 20, 2016
Sewing · In studio
Verified Student
She was funny, patient and kind. I loved my lesson. I learned a lot. I had the best time, learning about the sewing machine. She was very encouraging. I am excited about sewing.
Arthur Jul 11, 2016
Quilting · Online
Verified Student
Great Teacher ver helpfull and flexable with classes. Look foward to working with Kat in the near future.
Fawzeyah C. May 11, 2016
Sewing · Online
Verified Student
She is a very good instructor.
Ashlee May 3, 2016
Knitting · In studio
Kat was great! On time and a great teacher! I enjoyed my lesson with her.
Monica Mar 17, 2016
Sewing · In studio
Verified Student
She was very informative, patient and nice. I like her! Can't wait for more lessons.
Preeti S. Mar 9, 2016
Art History · Online
Verified Student
Kat is a good teacher and makes the lessons fun
Katie B. Feb 23, 2016
Knitting · In studio
Verified Student
She was awesome!
Kay W. Jul 6, 2015
Sewing · In home
Verified Student
Kat is very flexible and listens to your problem. Great job!
Aleeya H. Jun 8, 2015
Sewing · In home
Verified Student
This was first sewing lesson and I enjoyed working with Kat she is very patient
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