Katie B Templeis a mixed-media artist who lived in Ohio, Montana, Illinois, and Nebraska. Temple earned her BFA from Bowling Green State University, Ohio in 2010 and her MFA from Montana State University, Montana in 2013.
As a full-time artist, Temple’s passion for the arts moves beyond her studio walls into the local community. She is the Studio Manager for Joslyn Art Museum’s Kent Bellows Mentoring Program; an interdisciplinary art studio for teens to explore, observe, think, and create in the arts. In 2020, she was 1 of 15 mentoring practitioners awarded a Fellowship for the National Mentoring Summit in Washington DC. Temple has been involved in a variety of community projects including creating a custom piece for the Benson Theatre’s fundraising campaign, painting a fiberglass sculpture for the Cozad Community Foundation, and holding visual arts workshops in schools of underserved areas of Omaha.