KATHERINE RIEDEL graduated from The University of Mary Washington with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and K-12 art certification. Many galleries in Virginia and Maryland have displayed and sold her work. Locally, she was an Artist in Residence at Waterford Elementary School with an emphasis on book illustration. She has over 30-years teaching experience in both public and private schools, and in her home studio with students of all ages.
Katherine’s art has won awards at multiple regional juried shows, was included in a traveling art show to Germany and has been purchased for the Amazon’s permanent collections at Oatlands historic house and gardens. She has accomplished commissioned art for numerous individuals and the Waterford Foundation. Her inspiration comes from the beauty of her surroundings in Loudoun County. Katherine has been a part of the Art of the Piedmont consistently since 2013.