Kirsten Ervin is a modern day folk artist focused on building community and sharing joy. Through fiber art and illustration, she seeks to make art that is meaningful to everyday people
As a fiber artist, she created collaborative community tapestries in artist residencies at the Carrick Library/Project Art and The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh.
Portraits of strangers
are another theme in Kirsten's work, including large scale portrait projects at The Kelly Strayhorn Theater and the Pittsburgh International Airport.
Kirsten coordinates The Pittsburgh Women in the Arts Meetup in partnership with the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council.