In October of 2018, Kitty Caparella will be the artist in residence. Kitty has had a full and illustrious career as an investigative journalist, focusing on organized crime. At the same time, she has pursued her passion for art and is a noted printmaker, lithographer in Philadelphia. More recently she has created encaustic studies of space, time, gravity, and communication. During her residency, she looks forward “…to photographing, drawing and painting in encaustic the rich fall colors and environs, including the pond and farmland, in representational and abstract mark making”. She looks forward to exploring the rural night sky using a telescope and plans to incorporate her findings in her art work.