Kathleen Thoma B.F.A


Solo shows

2012 West Cove Gallery- Recent Abstract Works, West Haven, CT

2009 West Cove Gallery- Symbolism, Story and Myth, West Haven, CT

1998 All that Matters- Images of Transformation, Wakefield, RI

1998 Rotenberg Gallery- Juried Show, Images of Healing, administered by The Attleboro Museum, at Sturdy Memorial Hospital, Attleboro, MA.

1993 The Parliament of the World’s Religions– headquarters of The Theosophical Society. Chicago, Invitational, John Algeo juror

Group Exhibitions


Art That’s Small, Laguna Beach City Hall, Laguna Beach, CA

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition, juried members show, Fallbrook, CA, juror- Janice Cipriani Willis

Print Day in May, international on-line exhibition

upcoming: Women’s Caucus for the Arts, featured artist-July 2018


Give & Take, Los Angeles Printmaking Society, Los Angeles, CA

9th Annual Los Angeles Printers Fair, Carson, CA

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition, juried members show, Fallbrook, CA, juror- Ken Goldman

The Heart Seed, The Hive, North Kingstown, RI, juror- Susan Fox MAE, CHHC-curator

National Collage Society Postcard Exhibit, Chaffey Community Museum of Art, Ontario, CA

Print Day in May, international on-line exhibition


Los Angeles Printers Fair, International Printing Museum, Carson, CA

Earthly Delights, Avenue 50 Studio, SCWCA, Los Angeles, CA, juried members show

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition, Fallbrook, CA, juried members show

Print Day in May, international on-line exhibition


Los Angeles Printers Fair, International Printing Museum, Carson, CA

C-Note Cart/design/craft pop-up, San Diego Art Institute, SD, CA

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition- Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, CA, juried members show

Women Do It!- UN commission on the Status of Women Conference, UN DPI/NGO Conference, WCA National Conference, Washington, DC, Arc Project Gallery

2014  Transferring Ink 3- Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, CA. juror, Ron Pokrasso

2013  Small Prints Exhibit- New Haven Institute Library, New Haven, CT.

2005-2012 – As founding member of West Cove Studio and Gallery

2005-2012 – City Wide Open Studios- New Haven, CT. West Cove Gallery; Annual Open Studios.

2005-2012- Art Space Gallery- Annual Opening Festival Exhibitions- New Haven, CT.

2010  Visions towards Wellness Gallery- Transformations- Healing Images…Healing Words, Stony Creek, CT. Jurors, Susan Fox, MAE CHHC & Barbara Gamin MAE

2004 Higgins Gallery at Cape Cod Community College- MA. On The Wild Side, Monotype Guild of New England


Cambridge Swedenborg Chapel- Harvard Campus, Boston, MA. Spirit Rising Art & Performance Festivals, juror- Carl Shroder

1999 Episcopal Divinity School- The Center for Progressive Christianity. Risking Art, Risking Faith; Cambridge, MA, juror-Monica Mills

1998 Tsetse Gallery- Providence, RI


Island Arts Gallery- Women’s Sacred Art Festival, annual festival and exhibit, Newport, RI

1997 Attleboro Art Museum- members show, Attleboro, MA. juror-Dori Van Dyke

1993 Galerie Parchemine- Montreal, Quebec,

1991 Galerie du Rêve- private exhibition, 8 rue Marmontel, Paris, France



Salve Regina University, Institute for the Expressive Arts

University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas- Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art.

Studies at Rhode Island School of Design-graphic software

Studies at Mass Art-monotype intensives with Irene Valincius


Studio K- Austin, Texas/San Diego, California/Paris, France/Montreal, Quebec/Boston, Massachusetts. Seventeen years of various freelance illustration, design, work for a variety of projects serving area publishers/business/agencies/government. 1983-2000.

Some of my clients included:

The Nurse as Wounded Healer- Marion Conti-O’Hare. Jones & Bartlet,

Visual Journaling- Going Deeper than Words; Barbara Ganim & Susan Fox, Quest Books, The Theosophical Publishing House

Art and Healing- Using Expressive Art to Heal your Body, Mind and Spirit; Barbara Ganim. Three Rivers Press.

Among other things : Easy Orbit-Tilted Planet Press, Austin, Texas, 1985, New Texas Magazine- Austin, Texas 1983-1986, covers and spot illustrations. Third Coast Magazine- Austin, Texas, 1983-1985, Westlake Advertising- Austin, Texas, 1985 and the State of Texas- Parks and Wildlife, and also the Energy Conservation Project, 1986