Gallery 1001 is proud to showcase the work of artist Casi Hamilton through the summer 2014. Hamilton is an artist and art teacher from Oxford, Kansas. She began teaching art in Burden as a student teacher, and was then hired as an art teacher in Burden for several years. She holds a Bachelor in Art Education from Emporia State University and a Masters in Art Education from the University of Nebraska Kearney. She has been teaching art in public schools for 7 years, and is currently the K-12 Art Instructor for USD 358 in Oxford.
Casi grew up on the family farm outside of Oxford, Kansas where she learned to paint with her great grandmother, Almeda Graves. Casi is very proud to come from a family that encourages creativity and supports the arts. She currently lives in Oxford with her husband, Mark, and their son Beau.