Karlene Kantner

YAAP Instructor

Karlene Kantner is entering her third year as The ZACC's Youth Art Director. Her ceramic work is included in the permanent collection of the Montana Museum of Art and Culture, and has been exhibited in juried academic shows at the University of Montana, where she earned her Bachelors degree in Fine Art. She has six years of professional experience in early childhood, elementary, and high school art instruction.

Karlene's Passion Outside the ZACC
Karlene is a classically trained potter, working both on wheel and hand-building high-fire vessels and sculptures. Her work is constantly molding and reshaping to showcase new skillsets she acquires along her path of constant discovery.