About Kimberley Dietrich
|What would be the theme song of your life?|
|Stronger by Kelly Clarkson|
|What is your favorite song?|
|We Are the Champions by Queen|
|What do you do in the world of art?|
|I am constantly learning. I love to do wood burning, acrylic paints, mixed media, ceramic painting, photography, crafts. If I see something that I would like to try to make, then I will try it. I teach paint parties for events for large groups and available for hire. Art is therapy!|
|How long have you been practicing your craft?|
|2 – 5 years|
|If a movie was made of your life, who would you want to play you? Who do you think a casting director would cast as you?|
|Amy Adams can play me and the casting director would cast me as a background actress like a waiter. 🙂|
|If you had a super power, what would it be?|
|What do you think is the most artistic animal? Why?|
|The sea turtle. It is graceful, free and is one of the oldest creatures on Earth. It is magical and mystical all rolled into one animal.|
|Do you have a pet?|
|If yes, what? What is/are the name(s)?|
|I own a bordoodle or borderpoo. She is part miniature poodle and part border collie. Her name is Shasta.|
|What has been your favorite AEDC event so far and why?|
|Studio E event was a lot of fun. It was an all day event and we had a lot of different forms of art. We were able to have a really good time and bring people together. My 2nd favorite is at Milpa which was fun to get to see different artwork and eat and have fun.|
|What are your worst and best habits?|
|My worst habit is I can laugh at awkward moments and the best habit is laughing at awkward moments….|
|Have you collaborated with (or are you currently collaborating with) other creatives? Would you like to?|
|Yes I have in the past. It was a lot of fun and I am always open to it.|
|What are you currently working on?|
|I am working on tiles for the Denton Rotary Club.|
|How did you land/end up in Denton County?|
|I moved to Denton in 2001. I went to college here then circled back to Denton after graduation and a divorce.|
|What would you like to see happen in Denton County in the arts and the cultural scene?|
|I would like to see more support from the community. The arts scene seems to expect free.|
|What is your biggest pet peeve?|
|“Ya Know” being said constantly. Most of the time I do not know. 🙂|
|What is your greatest fear? Your greatest hope?|
|Snakes taking over the world is greatest fear.
My greatest hope is a cure for cancer.
|Where would you most like to visit? Revisit? Never visit?|
|I would like to visit the Northeast states like Virginia, New York, Washington and Pennsylvania. I would complete seeing all 50 states except Hawaii. The other place is Scotland.
I would like to revisit Alaska.
I would not like to go Jamaica again.
|If you had 50 people over for dinner, what would be on the menu?|
|Italian food and wine|
|Do you speak multiple languages? If yes, what are they?|
|What is your favorite holiday and why?|
|Thanksgiving because it is a day to be thankful and I have a lot to be thankful for.|
|What was/is your favorite Halloween costume?|
|I think I have almost always dressed up as a witch of some sort.|
|What is the most interesting thing you’ve seen this week and why? What is the most interesting thing you’ve read this week and why?|
|Most interesting thing I saw this week was the Grand Canyon. It is beautiful and there is nothing like it in the world.
Most interesting thing I have read this week is the mysterious radio signal every 16 days being heard.
|If you would like to share your website, please provide:|
|How long have you been an Artists Enclave Member?|
|3 + years|
|What email address is best for contacting you?|
|Provide any social media links you would like to share.|
|The Art Shop on Facebook: @kimberleymarlenedietrich
|What have you enjoyed most and least about completing this questionnaire for your Member Spotlight?|
|The quirky questions allowing others to realize how weird and different an artist can be.|